Brainquake Returns!

In April 2010 Golbarg Bashi and Negar Mottahedeh started a movement they called Brainquake in celebration of women’s lives and achievements. They have now started a YouTube channel where they plan a series of interviews to build on these earlier efforts. Here’s the introductory video — this looks promising and I look forward to viewing!

Social Media Week — IML E- Corpse, an experiment in collaborative storytelling

As part of Social Media Week, my students from USC’s Institute for Multimedia Literacy participated in a collaborative storytelling event, an online exquisite corpse. We crowd-sourced our basic structure and ground rules amongst the students taking part and got rolling. Students have produced some pretty cool installments so far and the project will be ongoing […]