Transmedial Interactivity: communities / social media / fandom
|Prepare||Jenkins, Henry. “Quentin Tarantino’s Star Wars? Grassroots Creativity Meets the Media Industry.” Convergence Culture: Where Old and New Media Collide. (New York UP, 2006): 135-173.
Fuchs, Christopher. “Social Media as Participatory Culture.” Social Media: A Critical Introduction. (Sage, 2014): 53-67.
|Guest Speaker||Cameron McNall is an architect whose work encompasses scenario planning, sculpture, film, sound, multi-media and installation art. He taught for twelve years in the Department of Design / Media Arts at UCLA. He co-founded the design collaborative Electroland in 2002, and has created large-scale installation work in venues across the United States. McNall has won many awards for his work, including the Rome Prize in Architecture, the National Endowment for the Arts Fellowship in Sculpture, the City of Los Angeles COLA (City of Los Angeles) Fellowship, a New York Foundation for the Arts Architecture Fellowship, among many others|
|read / view / play interactive practice assignments
interactive practice assignment due (20%)