Thanks to the wonderful Jokay, I was invited to be a keynote speaker at the NSW Learnscope “Go Virtual” conference today. There were about 20 participants actually in Wollongong, where the conference was held physically, and another 30 or so participants attending from inside Second Life. Apart from a few technical issues (and these seem [...]
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Posted in cyberculture, New Media Literacies, Second Life, Virtual Worlds, tagged academic life, avatars, conference talks, education, identity, publications on September 24, 2007 | 6 Comments »
Posted in cyberculture, digital fiction, personal, Second Life, Virtual Worlds, tagged academic life, children's literature, cross-media storytelling, education, fanfiction, feminism, gaming, identity, linguistics, literacy, machinima, media, music, NMC, personal, popular culture, presentations, publications, semiotics, visual literacy, youtube on May 31, 2007 | 1 Comment »
The major speaking event I have is the featured session at the NMC Summer Conference. I was specifically invited to speak about a “bit of everything” related to my research, so here’s the slides that accompany the talk. I hope I can arrange an audio stream to support the slides for the near future. And [...]
Posted in cyberculture, digital fiction, personal, Second Life, Virtual Worlds, tagged academic life, adolescents, avatars, blogging, children, education, fanfiction, feminism, gaming, identity, linguistics, literacy, new literacies, personal, publications, semiotics, SFL, television, the body, video games, visual literacy on May 22, 2007 | 3 Comments »
Yay! Here is my final book cover!!! And here is one of the endorsements: How lovely of Len Unsworth to write such kind words.
Posted in cyberculture, Second Life, tagged academic life, conference talks, education, new literacies, publications on May 4, 2007 | Leave a Comment »
Here’s a litte list, just so readers will realise why I am blogging infrequently or even not at all these past few months: 1) Finish writing a book chapter for the book “Multimodal Semiotics” – now we have the contract all signed, sealed and delivered this one should be quickly and painlessly written over the [...]
Posted in Uncategorized, tagged blogging, fanfiction, identity, literacy, new literacies, publications, video games on February 15, 2007 | 4 Comments »
Peter Lang Publishers are incredibly forward thinking – they have provided the full manuscript of this book online here! This book has chapters from all of my favourite new literacies authors – see the table of contents below: Contents Chapter 1: Sampling “the New” in New Literacies Colin Lankshear & Michele Knobel Chapter 2: “You [...]
Posted in Uncategorized, tagged new literacies, publications on February 8, 2007 | 1 Comment »
My copy of this arrived today!!
Posted in Uncategorized, tagged new literacies, publications on February 8, 2007 | Leave a Comment »
Goodness! Don Leu just sent me the massive outline of chapters for a handbook I contributed to about research in New Literacies, and its going to be an amazing collection of chapters. Look!!!!! Its an honour to be in such great company. The Handbook is due out in June or July, and it promises to [...]