Film Sound Clichés

Forwarded to the class listserv by one of the students in my Sound Studies seminar. This reminds me of the rule that in Hollywood films a grocery bag must always contain a loaf of French bread. Film sound clichés.

School Starts Tuesday

on what should be a beautiful 30 degree day (that’s 87, American readers). I hope they’ve fixed the A/C in my seminar room. Apart from that little worry, I am feeling the usual beginning-of-the-year optimism. Perhaps it’s tempered a little bit by the knowledge of the administration that lies in wait for fall, but I […]