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6 Things Alfred Hitchcock Can Teach You About Writing

6 Things Alfred Hitchcock Can Teach You About Writing | AdLit | Scoop.it
“ Alfred Hitchcock was an English film director and producer who worked closely with screenwriters on his films. The master storyteller, born 13 August 1899, died 29 April 1980.”

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Penelope's curator insight, August 16, 2016 12:44 PM
Alfred Hitchcock had the scream theme down pat. These tips, however, could apply to any writing genre to give it a new heartbeat. Great ideas!

***This review was written by Penelope Silvers for her curated content on "Writing Rightly" ***

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Transmedia for Social Documentaries

Transmedia for Social Documentaries | AdLit | Scoop.it
Angelica Das of the Center for Social Media shares some examples of pioneering work on the nonfiction side of transmedia.
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Cloud Atlas by David Mitchell: A Philosophical and Ethical Book Review

Cloud Atlas by David Mitchell is a spectacular novel. It is a tour-de-force through six stories, each story with its own genre, creating a multigenre whole unlike any work I’ve read before. (There ...

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Alex O'Toole's comment, April 29, 2013 4:32 AM
What does this article identify as the major theme occurring across all six of the narratives in Mitchell's novel?
Alex O'Toole's comment, April 29, 2013 4:34 AM
What is the word that the author of this article uses to describe the structure of 'Cloud Atlas'? What does this mean?