Studying Sentience

I’ve given much thought lately to digital spaces. In 2015, I finished my dissertation about the nonhuman, specifically nonhuman animals in Native American Literature. I spent my entire graduate career thinking about what it means to be human and the myriad ways

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A Story About a Walrus

Once upon a midnight dreary, while I pondered, weak and weary,Over many a quaint and curious volume of forgotten lore —While I nodded, nearly napping, suddenly there came a tapping,As of some one gently rapping, rapping at my chamber door.“’Tis some vi…

Little Bird

WARNING: GRAPHIC CONTENT, BLOOD, VIOLENCE, TRIGGER WARNING The door slammed and it was only seconds before the chorus of fighting started up like usual. Yelling over rent, money, food, me. I wrapped my blanket tighter around my shoulders, hoping to give myself

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Hello! I know my post is late but it’s here. Today I’m going to be talking about Podcasts, basically if I were to create one of my own, what type would it be. I love writing, reading, movies and TV shows, so

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Podcasting to me has always been something informational, so as my interest for doing these things grows with my interest in YouTube increasing I had to think to myself “what would I actually talk about in a podcast with my group?”. The

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Digital Story Making.

After watching Lonelygirl15 I was asked the question “How would you make a similar type of story using video?”. Of course the question itself was interesting because I am considering creating Youtube content soon and vlogging was something of an option considering

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What is a good Digital Story?

One of the million dollar questions is “What makes a good story?”. Namely in this case a digital story. As D4Darius (a youtuber) has mentioned he already stated that if you “ask 20 different people you get 20 different answers” ( Here

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My name is Aidan Morrison, and digital storytelling has always been something of a side interest. The idea of using media and technology to tell a story whether it be about a person or a place or even a fictional story in

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Storytelling Class Ideas

Questions to Explore1. What are the benefits of the oral tradition of storytelling and how can those be applied in the digital age?2. What is the role of imagination in the stories we tell about ourselves and others?3. How does person perception differ…