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Presentation for NITLE's Advanced Students' Technology Program, summer 2005

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    Key Terms for New Media Studies Key Terms for New Media Studies Presentation Transcript

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    • No English Spoken Here ASTP & The Language of New Media Jason Mittell, Middlebury College
    • What are media? Media = mediums
    • Levels of Medium Analysis (Joshua Meyrowitz)
      • Media Content
      • Media Grammar (or form)
      • Media Environment
    • Shapers of Medium
      • Technical Constraints & Possibilities
      • Institutional Practices
      • Cultural Circulation
    • Comparative Media Studies
      • Highlights differences between media
      • Builds common bridges across media & critical traditions
      • Only way for fish to recognize water
      • Examples: The Matrix Reloaded (film/DVD) Enter the Matrix (videogame/PS2)
    • The Matrix Reloaded - film
    • Enter the Matrix - game
    • Medium Analysis Cultural Circulation Institutional Practices Technical Constraints Environment Grammar Content
    • Cross-media within one example Mario Brothers flash movie serial by Phantasmagoria Crow
    • Quick Assignment
      • Find a website
      • Analyze it using these concepts (content/grammar/medium & technical/institutional/cultural)
      • Blog it
    • Key Terms in New Media (Lev Manovich)
      • Digital vs. numerical?
      • Programmable
      • Modularity
      • Automation
      • Variability
      • Transcoding
    • More Key Terms from Manovich
      • Interactivity vs. Selection?
      • Interface
      • Database
      • Illusionism and Photo-Realism