Monthly Archives: September 2014

Voice Overs & “DVD commentaries”

Video Essays and the three weeks ahead.  For the next few weeks we will be looking at Video Essays in detail. To start us off, we will be looking closely at this New York/New York study which examines NYC from the point of … Continue reading

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Copyright & Fair Use

Creative Commons

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[Announcement] Remembering Maya Angelou: A Life in Words

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[Announcement] Writers at Rutgers Reading Series: Chris Abani

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Frames & Screenshots

This week we will be focusing on cinematic images and the way digital media allows us to both manipulate them and analyze them more than ever before. With DVD players, screengrabbing and screenshooting software, looking and examining a single frame … Continue reading

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McCloud & Infographics

For today, I asked you to read Scott McCloud’s comic-book essay “Through the Door.” I call it a “comic-book essay” both because it is about comic books but also because it takes the form of comic books. But I think McCloud can be helpful … Continue reading

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