Valuing Creative Citizens

Reposted here, a recent guest contribution to the debates on the excellent Cultural Value Project blog from DCRC’s  Jon Dovey, co-investigator on the AHRC Media Community and the Creative Citizen project. The Creative Citizens research project was one of three funded in 2012 as part the of AHRC’s Connected Communities and Creative Economy call. Our […]

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The power of VR storytelling: Oscar Raby at the PM Studio

Last Friday we had the pleasure of hosting Oscar Raby in the Pervasive Media Studio, Bristol. As well as giving people the opportunity to watch his work Assent, on the Oculus Rift, he also gave a lunch time talk, outlining his journey towards producing a virtual reality documentary. In his talk, Oscar provided the context needed […]

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The New Reality : Exploring the Intersection of New Documentary Forms & Digital Journalism

October 9-10, MIT Open Documentary Lab Mandy Rose (i-Docs/DCRC) moderates a panel today focusing on Documentary Forms & Processes at MIT Open Documentary Lab’s extraordinary convening around the complicated relationship between documentary and journalism. Documentary Forms & Processes “Once the common currency of journalism and documentary, ideas of authorship, craft, and professionalism have acquired different […]

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