- Title: The New Digital Storytelling: Creating Narratives with New Media
- Author: BryanAlexander
- ISBN: 9780313387494
- Page: 195
- Format: Hardcover
Digital storytelling uses new media tools and platforms to tell stories The second wave of digital storytelling started in the 1990s with the rise of popular video production, then progressed in the new century to encompass newer, social media technologies The New Digital Storytelling Creating Narratives with New Media is the first book that gathers these new, old, andDigital storytelling uses new media tools and platforms to tell stories The second wave of digital storytelling started in the 1990s with the rise of popular video production, then progressed in the new century to encompass newer, social media technologies The New Digital Storytelling Creating Narratives with New Media is the first book that gathers these new, old, and emergent practices in one place, and provides a historical context for these methods.Author Bryan Alexander explains the modern expression of the ancient art of storytelling, weaving images, text, audio, video, and music together Alexander draws upon the latest technologies, insights from the latest scholarship, and his own extensive experience to describe the narrative creation process with personal video, blogs, podcasts, digital imagery, multimedia games, social media, and augmented reality all platforms that offer new pathways for creativity, interactivity, and self expression.
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This is a very comprehensive overview of digital storytelling, and I spent as much time digging around in the notes section as I did reading the book. Gotta love a well-researched book! I read this because I'm teaching a storytelling class in May, although my class is more of a 1.0 (non-digital) focus. I do plan to incorporate stories others have told in forms of digital media, so I still got bits out of the middle that focused on the types of digital media used in storytelling. The end of the b [...]
I was first introduced to digital storytelling during a video production section of an intro to digital media class at Vancouver Island University. I was almost finished my Creative Writing degree and the topic was relatively new to me. Fast forward and we see an industry that is increasingly going digital. From writers like J.C. Hutchins, Scott Sigler, Murr Lafferty, to producers of podcasts and web series like Chris Hardwick and Felicia Day content creators have more power to be creative. But [...]
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Bryan Alexander's The New Digital Storytelling, Creating New Narratives With New Media is an excellent, highly readable, and comprehensive treatment of storytelling in our digital world. Dr. Alexander manages in 230 pages of text to capture the universe of available methods, processes, resources and tools available to storytellers, as of 2010. His 36 pages of notes and bibliography includes an exhaustive list of websites and sources used. Dr. Alexander aimed his book at "creators and would-be pr [...]
Digital Storytelling:Chapter 12: Story Flow: Practical Lessons on Brainstorming, Planning, and DevelopmentWhen you’re making a presentation, whether it be a documentary film, powerpoint presentation, Prezi, or infographic, you are telling a story. The more compelling your story, the more likely your audience is to receive it, listen to it, and take it seriously. What makes a good story? Compelling driving questions, drama, logical order. Use different spaces for this documentary project. Class [...]
Bryan Alexander’s The New Digital Storyteling (2011) is a fantastic resource for everything technological. This book contains information about various digital platforms that are available and offers good advice on how to use them. Alexander considers the use of technology in the building of collaborative and interactive stories. This information is very useful for my ‘Just Desserts’ blog community-building project. I am sure to turn back to this resource as I continue to build my blog.
Worth checking this book out if you are serious about creating digital content. Learning how to weave audio, video and text together to create a compelling narrative is becoming an essential part of the media and entertainment landscape. tellingdigitalstories
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