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November 2006

group hug // anonymous online confessions

by jlesage & 9 others
like postsecrets but in prose; "type a note about a fault of your own, something you did or thought about and are not proud of"; filters out obvious lies, overtly vulgar, identifying specific others.

Digital Storytelling: A Tutorial in 10 Easy Steps

by jlesage
basic tips by J.D. Lasica on preparing for doing an audio/slideshow in narrative form, perhaps a first person recollection, tightly crafted. Makes a good handout.

October 2006

I Photograph to Remember

by jlesage
Pedro Meyer's photoessay about his father's last days; a classic

Project 365: How to Take a Photo a Day and See Your Life in a Whole New Way

by jlesage & 1 other
always looking for new ways to interest students in certain kinds of projects involving visual narrative, autobiography, documentary

Lesson Plans for Digital Storytelling

by jlesage
this is a lesson plan that could be adapted for different ages or kinds of classes, e.g., composition or video production or narrative arts

Brenda Ann Keneally: Pictures of my Neighborhood

by jlesage
powerful documentary photographs with audio documentary portraits; life in a poor urban neighborhood

September 2006

One sentence that relates something true

by jlesage
good for autobiographers, bloggers, screenwriters--folks who want to write pithy impactful accounts of their and others experiences.


by jlesage
major station hosts digital storytelling initiative; good examples, handbook, model

One Sentence - True stories, told in one sentence.

by jlesage
Like one of my favorite sites, postsecrets, this has a kind of documentary wit that resides in brevity and style.

July 2006

Home-Maker // Jeanie Finlay

by jlesage
The housebound talk about artefacts collected over a lifetime that represent memories. The panoramic format echoes their enclosed worlds.

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