Connecting communities using new media: The sharing stories project
Klaebe, Helen G. & Foth, Marcus (2007) Connecting communities using new media: The sharing stories project. In Stillman, Larry & Johanson, Graeme (Eds.) Constructing and sharing memory : community informatics, identity and empowerment. Cambridge Scholars Publishing, United Kingdom, Newcastle, pp. 143-153.
The Kelvin Grove Urban Village (KGUV) is a diverse inner-city master-planned development in Brisbane, Australia, established through a partnership between Queensland University of Technology (QUT) and the Queensland Government's Department of Housing. The 16-hectare KGUV has been home to indigenous people, military and educational institutions, but very few residents. This chapter examines two phases of Sharing Stories, an applied research project that has brought together urban studies, public history and new media. It seeks to synchronise the various opportunities and challenges arising within each discipline in order to capture community memory, both past and present.
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|Item Type:||Book Chapter|
|Keywords:||digital storytelling, community memory, public history, oral history, new media, place making|
|Subjects:||Australian and New Zealand Standard Research Classification > HISTORY AND ARCHAEOLOGY (210000) > HISTORICAL STUDIES (210300) > Historical Studies not elsewhere classified (210399)
Australian and New Zealand Standard Research Classification > HISTORY AND ARCHAEOLOGY (210000) > HISTORICAL STUDIES (210300) > North American History (210312)
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 > Institutes > Institute for Creative Industries and Innovation
|Copyright Owner:||Copyright 2007 The Authors|
|Deposited On:||18 Jul 2007 00:00|
|Last Modified:||29 Feb 2012 13:36|
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