17.11.2017

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Transmedia Storytelling Around The World: Henry Jenkins

Professor Henry Jenkins is well known for setting the topic „Transmedia Storytelling“ some years ago. Now he answers our questions about „Why Transmedia?“ Henry Jenkins [T, F, W] is well known to the people working in the field of  transmedia storytelling. He is a Provost’s Professor of Communication, Journalism and Cinematic Arts which is a joint professorship at the USC Annenberg School of …

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Transmedia Storytelling Around The World: Nuno Bernardo

Award winning and Emmy nominated transmedia writer and producer Nuno Bernardo answers our questions „Why Transmedia?“ Nuno Bernardo is managing director of beActive which is seated in Lisbon, Portugal. Though the topic Transmedia Storytelling in Portugal is not yet as big as in other countries beActive  is actively producing also in other countries and has bureaus there as well as …

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Transmedia Storytelling Around the World: Simon Staffans

Simon Staffans is a designer for cross- and transmedia projects with more than 20 years of experience in the media industry becoming a format developer in 2005 at MediaCityFinland. Their first format, a cross media childrens language learning game show in space, called „The Space Trainees„, was nominated for an Emmy in 2010 and won an International E-Learning Award the …

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Transmedia Storytelling around the World: J. C. Hutchins

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The award-winning fiction and nonfiction storyteller J.C. Hutchins answered our questions about „Why Transmedia?“ Yes, this time successful New Media storytelling pioneer and marketer J. C. Hutchins took the time and told us his view on Transmedia Storytelling. With more than 15 years of professional writing epxerience, his two novels – 7th Son: Descent and Personal Effects: Dark Art – …

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Transmedia Storytelling around the World: Christy Dena

In this week transmedia designer Christy Dena had to answer our questions about „Why Transmedia?“ In 2009 Christy Dena submitted her PhD titled „Transmedia Practice: Theorising the Practice of Expressing a Fictional World across Distinct Media and Environments“. You can find it online here for further research. Now she is running her own company called Universe Creation 101, where she develops creative …

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Transmedia Storytelling Around the World: Steve Peters

For this weeks interview about „Why Transmedia?“ we spoke to Experience Designer Steve Peters. Steve Peters is well known to the world of Alternate Reality Entertainment. He is the founder of the Website Alternate Reality Gaming Network (ARGN) – the number one info source for what is going on in the world of Alternate Reality Games. He is a Senior Designer at …

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Transmedia Storytelling Around the World: Rob Pratten

This time we talked to Robert Pratten, whom a lot of people know as Transmedia Storyteller or for his company Zenfilms, which he founded after a successful career in marketing. Last year he wrote one of the first books on „Getting Started in Transmedia Storytelling“, (Kindle or free version ) which I can highly recommend. UPDATE: Robert confirmed a new film-project for 2013: Based on E.A.Poe …

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Transmedia Storytelling Around the World: Inga von Staden

Inga von Staden is a media expert, innovation mediator, dialogue facilitator andcoach. She directs the four-year-studies programm Interactive Media at the Filmakademie Baden-Württemberg training students to develop and produce transmedia content. We met at Cross Media Net Lab 2011 at DokLeipzig, an event that she moderated. Why transmedia? Because it is an intellectual challenge! For the creator… Because it expands the experience! For the target groups… What’s driving …

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