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ENG 102: English Comp (Gamache): Information Cycle

Information Cycle

The information cycle shows how information is distributed after a significant event and how that information can change over time.

Initial event or story: "Cat Person" 

Days after the event: Twitter response

Weeks after event: Magazine articles

The Atlantic: "A Viral Short Story for the #MeToo Moment" 

Vox: "The uproar over the New Yorker short story "Cat Person," explained" 

Months - year after event: Scholarly Article

Over a year after event: Book

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