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Print Narrative, Interactivity, and Collaboration

  • Krystina Madej
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Part of the International Series on Computer Entertainment and Media Technology book series (ISCEMT)

Abstract

Stories are a way to share ideas and create meaning. Today, the intellectual involvement with content is often mediated by physical engagement with the narrative artifact, sometimes the printed pages of a book, sometimes the pixilated screen of a personal computer. There is a difference between engaging with a story through a material artifact as we do today, and engaging with it orally, as was done for millennia before written stories became common. This difference is our starting point for discussing interactivity and collaboration in narrative as it has evolved since the first days of the codex.

Keywords

Production Team Material Artifact Print Environment Physical Engagement Narrative Experience 
These keywords were added by machine and not by the authors. This process is experimental and the keywords may be updated as the learning algorithm improves.

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Authors and Affiliations

  • Krystina Madej
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  1. 1.School of Literature, Media, and Communication Georgia Institute of TechnologyAtlantaUSA

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