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Transmedia in Schools and Libraries: Thoughts and Strategies from Tyler Weaver

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Peter Gutierrez:  "In the first part of my conversation with Tyler Weaver we discussed the many benefits of teaching with, and making, comics as well as the role of the school librarian when it comes to transmedia… here we get a bit more specific in terms of the issues involved."


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The Digital Rocking Chair's curator insight, February 11, 2013 5:54 AM

In part 2 of an excellent set of articles, Tyler Weaver puts the controversies surrounding video games and comics into historical context; and chooses the dawn of Marvel's Universe as "the most perfect encapsulation of a shared storyworld out there".

Glow Images Colombia's curator insight, March 4, 2013 4:48 PM

 Transmedia en colegias y bibliotecas

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Why Boys Like Comics

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"Why is it that boys flock so frequently to comics, both as adolescents and adults? I believe I've come up with an answer, and it's not one you might expect. "


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Graphic novels as the 21st century comic book

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"Find out about comic books, those action-packed stories full of colourful illustrations. You used to only find comic books in newsagencies but now they're also in bookshops and libraries. These types of comics are called graphic novels. Discover why they are all the rage."

 

Original broadcast - Behind the News (BTN) May 2010.


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Teaching Transmedia with Comics: A Conversation with Tyler Weaver

Teaching Transmedia with Comics: A Conversation with Tyler Weaver | AdLit | Scoop.it

Peter Gutierrez:  "As a reference work on media/transmedia, both aesthetically and historically, as a how-to for student media-makers, or simply on the professional development shelf, so that teachers and librarians can mine it for ideas, [Tyler Weaver’s book is] a text that can fill many needs at once. I was delighted, then, when the author agreed to talk to me about this fascinating topic" …


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GwynethJones's comment, February 8, 2013 3:08 PM
Love me some Comics!
GwynethJones's curator insight, February 8, 2013 3:08 PM
Grrls like comics, too! Love me some Comics! @ComicLife
Andrea Deydén's curator insight, September 20, 2013 6:22 PM

Debo conseguir estos libros ASAP

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Can Digital Comic Books Spark a Love of Reading?

Can Digital Comic Books Spark a Love of Reading? | AdLit | Scoop.it

There's some indication already that kids are more interested in reading on e-readers and iPads than reading print copies (57% of kids age nine to 17 say they're interested in reading via e-books, and a third say they'd read more for fun if they...


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