interactive storytelling

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    From Book To Film: The Tablet Gives Us The Best Of Both Worlds

    Mar 27, 2014 1:55pm | by admin

    Last Friday I had the good fortune of speaking at the Pages Festival + Conference in downtown Toronto. An annual event about literature, this year’s focus was on the Future of Books. I participated on a panel focused on the future of the graphic novel. An interesting place for a media maker and documentary storyteller […]

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    Adding Interactivity to Narrative: More Versus Different [Part 2]

    Mar 6, 2014 10:00am | by admin

    As we look beyond branching paths for new models of integrating interactivity into storytelling, it’s important to note the difference between different content and more content, and how each can be best used for the sake of a story. Branching paths, or choose your own adventures, utilize different content. At different points in the narrative, […]

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    Adding Interactivity to Narrative: Beyond Branching Paths [Part 1]

    Feb 28, 2014 5:30pm | by admin

    Branching paths have always been one of the pillars of interactive storytelling. The premise is compelling: give the reader or viewer agency over the narrative’s path. Let the audience choose where the story will go next. It sounds like the perfect solution to storytelling in the digital age. The trouble is, while it’s an interesting […]