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Module Reading List

Digital Storytelling, 2017/18, Semester 1
Mr Andrew Sykes
Tutor information is taken from the Module Catalogue

Williams R, The animator's survival kit , Faber & Faber, 2002 

Hart, J, The art of the storyboard : storyboarding for film, TV, and animation Oxford: Focal Press 1999

Glebas, Francis, Directing the story : professional storytelling and storyboarding techniques for live action and animation , Focal Press (2008)

Gilland, J, Elemental magic. v.1, The art of special effects animation , Focal Press (2009)

Gilland, J, Elemental magic. Volume 2, The technique of special effects animation , Focal Press (2009)

Spiegelman, A, Maus : a survivor's tale , Pantheon Books 1986

Sacco, J, Palestine , Fantagraphics 1996

Briggs, R, Ethel & Ernest : a true story , Jonathan Cape 1998

Miller, F, Batman : the Dark Knight returns , DC Comics 1986

Pekar H et al, Our cancer year , Da Capo Press Inc 1994

Satrapi M, Persepolis , Pantheon Books 2000

MCCLOUD, S. 1994. Understanding comics : the invisible art . New York: William Morrow. 

MCCLOUD, S. 2006. Making comics : storytelling secrets of comics, manga and graphic novels . New York: William Morrow


Folman, A. 2008. Waltz with Bashir [videorecording]

Paronnaud, V. Satrapi, M. 2007. Persepolis

S, Berman. 2004. American splendor [videorecording]

Takahata, I. 1988. Grave of the fireflies [videorecording]

"ZWIGOFF, T. 1995. Crumb comics : the whole family is crazy!.

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Booklist from last year:

MEADOWS, D. 2003. Digital Storytelling: Research-Based Practice in New Media. Visual communication. . 2(2),pp.189–193.

HARTLEY, J. and K. MCWILLIAM (eds.). 2009. Story circle : digital storytelling around the world Chichester, U.K.; Malden, Mass.: Wiley-Blackwell.

LAMBERT, J. 2012. Digital storytelling : capturing lives, creating community . New York; London: Routledge.

LUNDBY, K. (ed.). 2008. Digital storytelling, mediatized stories : self-representations in new media . New York ; Oxford: P. Lang.

MILLER, C.H. 2004. Digital storytelling : a creator's guide to interactive entertainment . Amsterdam ; London: Focal Press.

THUMIM, N. 2012. Self-representation and digital culture . Basingstoke: Palgrave Macmillan.

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Moving between scenes:
Publishing/converting to canvas:
http://helpx.adobe.com/flash/using/creating-publishing-html5-canvas-document.html (especially: http://helpx.adobe.com/flash/using/creating-publishing-html5-canvas-document.html#main-pars_header_10

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Timeline manipulation:


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Sangalang, A., Quintero Johnson, JM. and Ciancio, K., 2013, Exploring audience involvement with an interactive narrative: Implications for incorporating transmedia storytelling into entertainment-education campaigns, Critical arts, 27(1): 129-148

Burke, Y., 2004, Emotional Engagement and Interactive Narrative Design. In Kurtgoxu, A. (Ed.) Proceedings of the Intenational Conference on Design and Emotion, Ankara, Turkey.

This list was last updated on 25/07/2016