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Theories and Modes of Narrative

Theories and modes of narrative refer to the different ideas about how stories function and the myriad ways in which the telling of a story may take place.


Title & Details

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Mission of Project: To develop a strategic set of conversations around the future of television.

Key Concepts and Points of Difference for OTB

  • Long-ish duration.
  • Insider Experts. Outsider Experts. Complementarity.
  • Developing narrative adeptness rather than making prophecies.
  • Distinguishing scenarios from narratives.
  • Quickness and profusion of narratives.
  • Recursive process: Scenario Formation (outsider experts) — Narration (insider experts) — Review and

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New Formulation of OTB — Morphology – Narrative — Recursion

1. Hugh’s summation of the overall aim of the project:

To develop a strategic set of conversations around the future of television.

This summation describes an approach that caters to the needs of the industry folks and of the academics. For industry, this approach gives the participants nimbleness, …(continue reading)


Summary of Meeting (11-1-07)

Place: University of Technology Sydney (UTS)
People: Ross Gibson , Phillip Bell, Andy Lloyd-James, Ben Goldsmith, Hugh Pattinson, Annmarie Chandler

1. Strategy/Schedule:

Refer to stages in ARC document.
Deliverables (currently)
1. Stage 2 should take 6 months
Interactive mindmap and project analysis and collaboration tools.
2nd round interviews _ Andy to perform with input from
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