December 2005

URL being held ransom

I have had the unluckiest thing happen. My www.crossmediastorytelling.com domain expired without me being notified. It was subsequently taken by a company who now want at least $200USD for it. I cannot believe this has happened, especially with Max's book just out and my domain name for CMS all through it! I only just changed…

CFP: Fibreculture

The Australian academic journal fibreculture has announced a CFP (call for papers) for their general issue next year. Tom and I were too late in getting a paper together for the New Media and New Pedagogy issue, and for some reason I never heard back from fibreculture regarding my submission for the upcoming Distributed Aesthetics…

Take a Peek at Blue Tights

I believe that one of the characteristics of contemporary entertainment is the blurring of the productions stages, in particular, how production blurs into publication/broadcast. I have previously called this the 'caught-with-hair-in-the-curlers-aesthetic' regarding the Girl Friday blog and even mentioned recently at LAMP the impact of the Blair Witch website on the reception of the film…
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