Ideas about ‘home’ are changing – connectivity.
Changes to traditional family life…
MORE on mukbang (if you are interested):
What is being promoted:
Versus: most people’s reality/experience with telcos:
Kath’s award winning floral design: ‘Waiting for Telstra: an absurdist piece’ S2E5
#waitingforTelstra : Kath’s floral design madness still in the popular discourse around the waiting experience
Activity and – 1st BLOG POST THIS WEEK:
Try to return to your previous interview subject and ask:
-find out how the internet is changing practices and spaces
– what kind of internet access is there (if any?) what kind/how many devices? What kind of data plans? Is there access to the NBN?
-if no internet, why? Personal choice, or difficulty accessing (either the internet, or perhaps lack of affordability of devices?)
THEN: compare this to the themes you uncovered from your TV interviews – any overlap?
Here’s a sample of ‘best practice’ from last year: https://igoogledthisname.wordpress.com/2016/08/22/the-blue-pill-leads-to-a-short-movie-but-an-enjoyable-life/
THIS WEEK’S BLOG POST “THE PITCH”:
The final blog that you will submit next week. This should be a proposal for your final digital storytelling assignment: think about what interests you in relation to media, audience, and place? and how might you present this?
*We are expecting you to be ethically bound by the MEAA Journalist Code of Ethics, available on Moodle*