Transmedia as ‘Unmixed Media’ aesthetics
Dena, Christy (2014) Transmedia as ‘Unmixed Media’ aesthetics. In Polson, D., Cook, A.-M., Velikovsky, J.T., & Brackin, A.L. (Eds.) Transmedia Practice: A Collective Approach. Inter-Disciplinary Press, Oxford, United Kingdom, pp. 3-16.
What is ‘transmedia’? This chapter attempts to understand what this phenomenon is from a transhistorical perspective. The transhistorical nature of media combinations is interrogated in light of media specificity and in relation to the key phenomena of Intermedia. Transmedia is argued to be a transhistorical urge towards unifying that which has been artificially estranged.
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|Item Type:||Book Chapter|
|Keywords:||Transmedia, cross-media, cross-platform, art theory, historicism, transdisciplinarity, intermedia, telematic arts, media|
|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 > Research Centres > ARC Centre of Excellence for Creative Industries and Innovation
Current > Schools > School of Design
Current > QUT Faculties and Divisions > Creative Industries Faculty
|Copyright Owner:||Copyright 2014 Inter-Disciplinary Press|
|Deposited On:||13 Apr 2015 05:37|
|Last Modified:||13 Apr 2016 14:49|
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