The Concept of Storyworld in Relation to the Impact of New Technology on Writing Practices

Speakers:

Brad Gyori, Senior Lecturer in Digital Storytelling, Bournemouth University – Reanimating the Romantics: Bringing Shelley’s Heart Back to Life

Anna Zaluczkowska, Senior Lecturer in Screenwriting, Leeds Beckett University – Negotiated Narratives – Writing together with my audiences

Helen Jacey, Principal Academic In Scriptwriting – Noirstalgia – Projection and place in a creating a noir storyworld

This panel will explore the importance of the concept of storyworld in relation to the impact of new technology on writing practices. In particular this panel proposes to investigate how story and place are used in the digital medium by giving examples from three case studies in diverse writing genres.

Wednesday 3.30