Poverty Porn // Struggle Street

'Poverty porn' is defined as any type of media, be it written, photographed or filmed, which exploits the poor's condition in order to generate the necessary sympathy for selling newspapers or increasing charitable donations or support for a given cause. It can also be a term used to explain when media is created to generate … Continue reading Poverty Porn // Struggle Street


Craft Making and Digital Transformation

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=rrVkIsRSRZk Meet Morph. Morph is a claymation television show which started in the 1980's and in 2014 a brand new series of the show began airing on a YouTube Channel. During the creation of claymation each object or character is sculpted, usually around a wire skeleton called an armature, and then arranged on the set, … Continue reading Craft Making and Digital Transformation

Transmedia Narratives

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=qrvw-DUnRiQ Marvel's Captain America is a perfect example of a Transmedia Narrative. Captain America started off as a comic book in the 1940's, it was then adapted into a cartoon in the 1960's. In the 1970's two live-action television movies aired and Captain America made many appearances in other cartoons such as Spider-man and also appeared … Continue reading Transmedia Narratives