5 examples of transmedia storytelling and activism

Hancox, Donna (2014) 5 examples of transmedia storytelling and activism. The Writing Platform, April(8).

View at publisher (open access)

Abstract

Transmedia storytelling and transmedia activism both afford and demand new approaches to telling our stories. Contemporary transmedia utilises multiple tools to engage audiences by creating stories that offer unique approaches to narrative, character, setting and innovative ways of looking at social issues. Here are 5 of the best recent examples.

Impact and interest:

Search Google Scholar™

Citation counts are sourced monthly from Scopus and Web of Science® citation databases.

These databases contain citations from different subsets of available publications and different time periods and thus the citation count from each is usually different. Some works are not in either database and no count is displayed. Scopus includes citations from articles published in 1996 onwards, and Web of Science® generally from 1980 onwards.

Citations counts from the Google Scholar™ indexing service can be viewed at the linked Google Scholar™ search.

Full-text downloads:

121 since deposited on 25 Mar 2015
44 in the past twelve months

Full-text downloads displays the total number of times this work’s files (e.g., a PDF) have been downloaded from QUT ePrints as well as the number of downloads in the previous 365 days. The count includes downloads for all files if a work has more than one.

ID Code: 82802
Item Type: Journal Article
Refereed: No
Additional Information: A Literary Platform project in association with Queensland University of Technology and Bath Spa University.
Funded by National Lottery and Supported by Arts Council England
Keywords: Transmedia, Digital Writing, Activism
Subjects: Australian and New Zealand Standard Research Classification > STUDIES IN CREATIVE ARTS AND WRITING (190000) > PERFORMING ARTS AND CREATIVE WRITING (190400) > Creative Writing (incl. Playwriting) (190402)
Divisions: Current > QUT Faculties and Divisions > Creative Industries Faculty
Past > Schools > School of Media, Entertainment & Creative Arts
Copyright Owner: Copyright 2015 The Writing Platform
Deposited On: 25 Mar 2015 23:08
Last Modified: 26 Mar 2015 22:43

Export: EndNote | Dublin Core | BibTeX

Repository Staff Only: item control page