Successfully reported this slideshow.
We use your LinkedIn profile and activity data to personalize ads and to show you more relevant ads. You can change your ad preferences anytime.

Reality Ends Here TMB Presentation

2,281 views

Published on

This is the shorter version of my presentation for the 2011 version of Reality Ends Here. This version was uploaded for a talk delivered on 4 June 2012 at Transmedia Storytelling Berlin. See http://www.transmedia-storytelling-berlin.de/events/tmsb-10-jeff-watson/ (German)

Published in: Education
  • DOWNLOAD FULL eBOOK INTO AVAILABLE FORMAT ......................................................................................................................... ......................................................................................................................... 1.DOWNLOAD FULL. PDF eBook here { https://tinyurl.com/y3nhqquc } ......................................................................................................................... 1.DOWNLOAD FULL. EPUB eBook here { https://tinyurl.com/y3nhqquc } ......................................................................................................................... 1.DOWNLOAD FULL. doc eBook here { https://tinyurl.com/y3nhqquc } ......................................................................................................................... 1.DOWNLOAD FULL. PDF eBook here { https://tinyurl.com/y3nhqquc } ......................................................................................................................... 1.DOWNLOAD FULL. EPUB eBook here { https://tinyurl.com/y3nhqquc } ......................................................................................................................... 1.DOWNLOAD FULL. doc eBook here { https://tinyurl.com/y3nhqquc } ......................................................................................................................... ......................................................................................................................... ......................................................................................................................... .............. Browse by Genre Available eBooks ......................................................................................................................... Art, Biography, Business, Chick Lit, Children's, Christian, Classics, Comics, Contemporary, CookeBOOK Crime, eeBOOK Fantasy, Fiction, Graphic Novels, Historical Fiction, History, Horror, Humor And Comedy, Manga, Memoir, Music, Mystery, Non Fiction, Paranormal, Philosophy, Poetry, Psychology, Religion, Romance, Science, Science Fiction, Self Help, Suspense, Spirituality, Sports, Thriller, Travel, Young Adult,
       Reply 
    Are you sure you want to  Yes  No
    Your message goes here

Reality Ends Here TMB Presentation

  1. 1. Environmental Game &Reality Ends Here Participatory Spectacle
  2. 2. ProductionCritical StudiesWritingProducingAnimationInteractive Media
  3. 3. The FutureCommitteeMarch, 2011
  4. 4. The Future Committee: Mandates• Jump-start collaboration and discovery among students across divisional and disciplinary boundaries (ie, break down the silos)• Provide incoming students with an opportunity to experiment with media making across the range of practices represented at the SCA• Connect students to faculty, resources, and the broader community, especially alumni and industry mentors
  5. 5. The Intervention• A collaborative production game • Secret & underground involving students making media representative of the divisions of • Less Hollywood, more Godard the SCA • No grades, no affiliation with• Played in students’ spare time (not class in class) • Completely optional• Mechanics of the game will drive students to constantly explore new partnerships and ideas • No overt invitation to play• Encounters with alumni and other mentors will be integrated into play of the game
  6. 6. Graffiti, Old Lucas Building Walkway1980s
  7. 7. Mystery PostcardsJuly 2011
  8. 8. Courtyard flag
  9. 9. 8mm Camera/Puzzle Box
  10. 10. Flag advisory and courtyard flag
  11. 11. Game Office August 22, 2011
  12. 12. Call and response
  13. 13. Call and response
  14. 14. The floodgates open
  15. 15. Reality card pack - 10 playable cards + instructions
  16. 16. Jane Student
  17. 17. Jane StudentCard-based combinatorialcreative prompting systemFinal versionJuly 2011
  18. 18. Player-submitted “Deal”
  19. 19. http://reality.usc.edu
  20. 20. “A productive chaos”Tribalism, card banksgamejackers, and other signs oflife
  21. 21. Grit = Passion + Persistence
  22. 22. story of the SCA writing the next chapter social engagement creative participationSchematic: narrative placemaking dynamo - a virtuous cycle
  23. 23. Goals Met• Jump-start collaboration and • 181 registered players, evenly discovery among students across distributed across the five divisions divisional and disciplinary of the cinema school boundaries (ie, break down the silos)• Provide incoming students with an • 122 collaborative projects opportunity to experiment with submitted, encompassing 32 media making across the range of different kinds of media forms practices represented at the SCA• Connect students to faculty, • Dozens of unique mentorship resources, and the broader encounters and experiences with community, especially alumni and alumni and industry professionals industry mentors
  24. 24. Goals Met II: Discovered Goals• Sanction DIY media making in a • Average of 8 projects submitted school steeped in traditional per week, all produced using professionalism students’ own resources• Shift the power relations between • In-game skill-sharing led and learners and faculty (peer to peer organized by students, with faculty learning, out-of-class mentorship, serving as support rather than etc) coordinators• Engage students in discussing • 4400+ game-related status their own education and shaping updates and tweets, and tens of the evolution of the game itself student-created Facebook groups sharing knowledge, skills, and insights.
  25. 25. More info: http://reality.usc.edu Jeff Watson @remotedevice Benjamin Stokes @bgstokes
  26. 26. Jane StudentCard-based combinatorialcreative prompting systemFinal versionJuly 2011

×