30th Anniversary of the Sony Walkman

In Current Events, History on July 1, 2009 at 9:24 pm


Click here for today’s feature:

On this day 30 years ago, SONY Electronics released the first walkman, making entertainment and information more portable and individual than ever before.

This feature with Dr. Heidi Campbell, Assistant Professor of Communicaiton at Texas A & M University, takes a look at its impact on society and the media industry.

Media In Church and Mission by Viggo Sogaard was published by William Carey Library in 1993.  The book is now out of print but there are many used copies available online.


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