Open Space New Media Documentary: A Toolkit for Theory and Practice

1st Edition

Patricia R. Zimmermann, Helen De Michiel

Published November 30, 2017
Reference - 120 Pages - 24 B/W Illustrations
ISBN 9781138720978 - CAT# Y325559
Series: Routledge Studies in Media Theory and Practice


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Open Space New Media Documentary examines an emerging and significant area of documentary practice in the twenty-first century: community-based new media documentary projects that move across platforms and utilize participatory modalities. The book offers an innovative theorization of these collaborative and collective new media practices, which the authors term "open space," gesturing towards a more contextual critical nexus of technology, form, histories, community, convenings, collaborations, and mobilities. It looks at a variety of low cost, sustainable and scalable documentary projects from across the globe, where new technologies meet places and people in Argentina, Canada, India, Indonesia, Peru, South Africa, Ukraine, and the USA.

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