UCLA School of Theater, Film and Television and USC School of Cinematic Arts Announce Transforming Hollywood: The Futures of Television, April 4, 2014, UCLA Co-directors: Denise Mann, UCLA Henry Jenkins, USC Presented by the Andrew J.
You argue here that anti-fandom is not necessarily always a totally outsider or oppositional perspective, that under some circumstances, the industry or individual performers actively “invite” the anti-fan response.
There has been ongoing tension in recent years over researchers who are interested in understanding the personal motivations of individual fans (who may have no strong social connections with other fans) and those who are studying fandom as a...
If you go to the Getty Images website, you'll see millions of images, all watermarked. There are more than a hundred years of photography here, from FDR on the campaign trail to last Sunday's... (RT @hicais: WOW.
Everyday we hear the stories and see the headlines about another online service being hacked, cracked and robbed of our precious credentials. The cyber thieves seem to be everywhere, just lurking for a weak moment to pounce and make our…
The emergence of transmedia storytelling presents a tremendous opportunity to those working professionally to shape visions of the future. Shaping the future means shaping popular perceptions of the future and transmedia storytelling can be a...
Where are the truly original and/or mature multi platform transmedia services and how will we get there? I then thought of a series of scales on which to gauge and see if we can really get a sense of the State of Play in 'whatever' we will finally agree to call this thing.
Being a science fiction creator is the most amazing adventure -- you get to invent whole new worlds, brand new futures, and fantastic technologies, and you get to tell the most incredible stories about them. But it's also a tough and heartbreaking career path, whether you're in books, comics, movies or television. Here are 10 things that every brand new science fiction creator ought to know at the start.
The results of a survey of more than 1100 people discovers how they'd like to participate in storytelling, what they'd be willing to contribute and what they'd hope to receive in return Click here to view the infographic
The little site that could, Upworthy, has mushroomed to be the fastest growing site in the history of the Internet. Question is, how? Having talented content marketers that have been successful in their own right helped.