Telling the Story

By: Tahni Beattie In the lecture we learned about the way new mediums revitalise storytelling. As we’ve selected Vice / Broadly as our publication, I’ve been watching the way they tell their stories. One that I really like is this short video about finding the perfect power suit. It’s great how something ordinary –how clothes …

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Creating a Participatory Online Feature

By: Tahni Beattie Flew argues that Web 2.0 is largely credited with reducing the barriers of entry to audiences participating in the creation of media, when considered in comparison to previous forms of mass media, e.g. 'prosumers,' 'produsers.' Click image to begin slideshow: Active audience theories by Hall, suggest that audiences do not passively consume …

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