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Convergence Culture

This week in my DH class we read some of Henry Jenkins’ Convergence Culture. While I agree with most of what Jenkins talked about, I also found some parts that were problematic for me. 372 more words

Digital Humanities

Just Another Transmedia Story...

According to Henry Jenkins the author of Convergence Culture Where Old and New Media Collide:

“Transmedia storytelling represents a process where integral elements of a fiction get dispersed systematically across multiple delivery channels for the purpose of creating a unified and coordinated entertainment experience.

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What is Convergence Culture?

Henry Jenkins, author of “Convergence Culture” (2006) defines convergence culture as “where old and new media collide, where grassroots and corporate media intersect, where the power of the media producer and the power of the media consumer interact in unpredictable ways.” 277 more words


What is a Convergence Culture?

So what is a converged culture?

According to Henry Jenkins a professor of Communication, Journalism, and Cinematic Arts at the University of Southern California, who wrote the book, “

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Week 3 Discussion

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? 601 more words