Class, Wed, 3/08

Media Feeds/Concepts in 60/ Questions

Mission Statments/Profile Statements

Fastwrite: Drawing on the advice that Fenton and Lee offer about writing Mission Statements (pp. 22–25), write a profile statement for your WordPress, Twitter, and/or Facebook account.

Using Twitter to Respond to boyd

Read the series of tweets that Nicole, Molly, and Graham have posted in response to boyd. Pick one that you’d like to add to with a tweet (or retweet, or reply) of your own. Be ready to talk about what interests you about what your classmate has to say about boyd.

To Do

  1. Thurs, 3/09, 10:oo AM: Post your Twitter response to boyd.
  2. Fri, 3/10: We will hold class in Room B of the Student Multimedia Resource Center in the basement of Morris Library. Bring your laptop with one or two minutes of video on it that you would like to play around with in class. (This does not have to be video that you are thinking about using for your Concept in 60, but it might be helpful  if it is.)

Class, Mon, 3/06

Responding to boyd

Review the tweets posted in response to boyd for our class today. Identify one (by someone else) that you’d like to talk about. Like it, a write a reply.

Writing: Tweeting boyd

Writing: Concept in 60 Videos

Fenton and Lee, Chapter 2

Fastwrite: Drawing on F&L’s advice about writing Mission Statements, write a profile statement for your WordPress, Twitter, and/or Facebook account.

Person/Persona

Danah Boyd Interview, HuffPost Live, 4/05 2014

To Do

  1. Wed, 3/08, class: We will meet in 325 Allison. Please bring your copies of It’s Complicated and Nicely Said. we will work with both.
  2. Thurs, 3/09, 10:oo AM: Post your Twitter response to boyd.
  3. Fri, 3/10: We will hold class in Room B of the Student Multimedia Resource Center in the basement of Morris Library. Bring your laptop with one or two minutes of video on it that you would like to play around with in class. (This does not have to be video that you are thinking about using for your Concept in 60, but it might be helpful  if it is.)

 

Class, Fri, 3/03

Notes From Our Discussion of boyd

Responding to Comments/Media Feeds

Using Audio in Digital Writing

With thanks to SamJames, and Devon

  1. What makes an audio track an effective part of a digital piece?
  2. What are some good strategies for linking to (or embedding) audio files?

Fenton and Lee, Chapter 2

Fastwrite: Drawing on F&L’s advice about writing Mission Statements, write a profile statement for your WordPress, Twitter, or Facebook account.

Moment of Zen

Danah Boyd Interview, HuffPost Live, 4/05 2014

To Do

  1. Mon, 3/06, class: Finish reading It’s Complicated. Tweet a passage before class that you’d like us to talk about together.
  2. Wed, 3/08, and Fri, 3/10: We will hold class in Room B of the Student Multimedia Resource Center in the basement of Morris Library.