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Week 3

1. Discuss the possible limitations around the movement towards “convergence” as defined in Pavlik and McIntosh’s chapter 1. Also answer in what ways has mass communication and interpersonal forms of communication has blurred? 642 more words

Week 3

Discuss the possible limitations around the movement towards “convergence” as defined in Pavlik and McIntosh’s chapter 1. Also answer in what ways has mass communication and interpersonal forms of communication has blurred? 793 more words

Week 3

1. Although in our society today we see convergence happening on a variety of different slates, there are limitations that must be recognized. As stated in Pavlik & McIntosh, we see that the three main types of convergence being technological, economic and cultural convergence. 360 more words

Convergence Culture, as Illustrated by Tally Hall

While watching Tally Hall’s excellent music video “Good Day” for me previous piece on their work, I was struck by how illuminating it is in terms of illustrating convergence culture. 204 more words

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#Food thru the lens: Theory and Practice

A statement by Henry Jenkins about convergence and participatory culture provided a theoretical basis of our topic.

As defined by Jenkins, the current trend can be viewed as an outcome of convergence culture where: 164 more words

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Week 8: Researching Digital Fandom

Digital Fandom: Mass Effect

According to Pearson (2010), the digital revolution has had a profound impact upon fandom, particularly as it blurs the lines between producers and consumers, creates relationships between powerful corporations and individual fans, and ultimately given rise to new forms of cultural production such as fan-fiction, fan-art, and fan-discussion. 562 more words

Metadata and a Big Brother State

Henry Jenkins and his explanations of Convergence Culture was one of my first introductions to my Communication and Media Degree.

And since that first viewing, in a stuffy lecture hall in 2012, I have watched the video, blogged about the topic and referenced him countless times. 301 more words

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