Quest for Quiet

Quest for Quiet

Top of Mind with Julie Rose - Radio Archive, Episode 797 , Segment 2

Episode: Water Matters, Quest for Quiet, Exercise Slows Down Parkinson's

  • Apr 24, 2018 11:00 pm
  • 21:58 mins

Guest: Matthew Jordan, PhD, Associate Professor of Media Studies, Pennsylvania State University In the hit suspense film “A Quiet Place” we watch a family struggling to live their lives in complete silence so as not to attract vicious aliens with super-sensitive hearing. Silence is safety. Sudden noise brings sure death. Penn State University media studies professor Matthew Jordan wonders if the movie is doing so well with audiences because of our own complicated relationship to noise.

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