Computational power meets human contact

Hartley, John and McWilliam, Kelly (2009) Computational power meets human contact. In: Story circle: digital storytelling around the world. Wiley-Blackwell Publishing Ltd., Chichester, West Sussex. United Kingdom, pp. 3-15. ISBN 978-1-4051-8059-7

Text (Documentation)

Download (161Kb) | Preview


Everyone loves a story. Not everyone loves a computer. This chapter overviews the emergence of 'digital storytelling', a workshop-based practice in which people are taught to use digital media to create short audio-video stories, usually about their own lives.

Statistics for USQ ePrint 6719
Statistics for this ePrint Item
Item Type: Book Chapter (Commonwealth Reporting Category B)
Refereed: Yes
Publisher: Wiley-Blackwell Publishing Ltd.
Item Status: Live Archive
Additional Information (displayed to public): © 2009 Blackwell Publishing. Permanent restricted access to published version due to publisher copyright policy. Print copy held in USQ Library at call no. 006.7 Sto.
Depositing User: Dr Kelly McWilliam
Faculty / Department / School: Historic - Faculty of Arts - Department of Mass Communication
Date Deposited: 13 Apr 2010 01:36
Last Modified: 02 Feb 2015 02:56
Uncontrolled Keywords: digital storytelling; user-generated content; digital media; social media; participative media
Fields of Research (FoR): 08 Information and Computing Sciences > 0806 Information Systems > 080602 Computer-Human Interaction
20 Language, Communication and Culture > 2001 Communication and Media Studies > 200104 Media Studies
20 Language, Communication and Culture > 2002 Cultural Studies > 200212 Screen and Media Culture
Socio-Economic Objective (SEO): C Society > 95 Cultural Understanding > 9502 Communication > 950204 The Media
Identification Number or DOI: 10.1002/9781444310580.ch1

Actions (login required)

View Item Archive Repository Staff Only