Digital Storytelling

Thursday, April 09, 2015: 10:30am - 12:00pm
Monroe Ballroom (6F)

What is storytelling in the digital age? Who gets to narrate the museum experience, and how? Practitioners and theorists define and expand the boundaries.

Chair: Douglas Hegley, Minneapolis Institute of Art, USA

The Whole Story, and Then Some: ‘Digital Storytelling’ in Evolving Museum Practice
- Amelia Wong, The George Washington University, USA

The X,Y, and Z of Storytelling: An inquiry into short, medium, and long-form storytelling in the digital space
- Peter Samis, SFMOMA, USA, Tim Svenonius, SFMOMA, USA

The Museum as Digital Storyteller: collaborative participatory creation of interactive digital experiences
- Maria Roussou, American College of Greece / University of Athens / makebelieve design & consulting, Greece, Laia Pujol, Pompeu Fabra University, Spain, Akrivi Katifori, University of Athens, Department of Informatics and Telecommunications, Greece, Angeliki Chrysanthi, University of Sheffield, UK, Sara Perry, University of York, UK, Maria Vayanou, National and Kapodistrian University of Athens, Greece