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FILM 44.06 - Storytelling in the Digital Age

This is a course guide for FILM 44.06.

Course description

How can you use storytelling as a creative strategy for the digital age? Learn how to craft experiences through the power of story across a variety of media forms. Creative assignments explore fundamental storytelling elements and tactics, and interrogate how form impacts content. In the final project, students will push the boundaries of storytelling and content creation to develop a concept pitch for a project of their own design.

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In the Library's collections

You can use the subject headings below to start your search for resources on storytelling. It looks like most of the books in our collection are located in the Baker-Berry Cook area of Berry Level 3.

Introductory reading(s)

Selected book title(s)

Other library resource(s)

Finding scholarly articles & journal title(s)

You can find scholarly literature for digital storytelling in a variety of journals. However, if you want to do targeted searching, you can use a subject specific data such as Film & Television Literature Index. You can also use the new search box at the top of the page.

Film & Television Literature Index, Communication & Mass Media Complete (CMMC) and Humanities Abstracts all have scholarly articles pertaining to "digital storytelling." However, you can search all 4 databases at once within the interface they all share. Just pick one, go the "Choose Databases" at the top of the screen, pick the databases you want to search, click OK and begin searching. If you need other help, please contact me directly at the email to the left.

Internet resource(s)

Citing and Tracking Your Bibliographic References

Use this guide to help you learn how to correctly cite and keep track of the references you find for your research.

Keeping up with Film Studies journal literature

Want an easy way to keep up with the journal literature for all facets of Film Studies? And you use a mobile device? You can install the BrowZine app and create a custom Bookshelf of your favorite journal titles. Then you will get the Table of Contents (ToCs) of your favorite journals automatically delivered to you when they become available. Once you have the ToC's, you can download and read the articles you want from the journals for which we have subscriptions.

You can get the app from the App Store or Google Play.

Don't own or use a mobile device? You can still use BrowZine! It's also available in a web version. You can get to it here. The web version works the same way as the app version. Find the journals you like, create a custom Bookshelf, get ToCs and read the articles you want.