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A New Realm

Published: October 22, 2008, Author: JayTaber

With platforms like YouTube and Motionbox available for online video hosting, independent filmmakers, scholars and activists can now share their views with the world. With the availability of uploading citizen journalism to online providers like The Real News Network, communication has entered a new realm.

Documentary storytelling, in fact, was the topic of a conference at American University.

In a related development, archiving informal communication among scholars is now a subject of study for library and information science students. And in this article on the complex narratives of netwar, the authors observe that, “storytelling in the mediascape can transform the terrain of an ideoscape”.

Chief George Manuel Memorial Indigenous Library

The library is dedicated to the memory of Secwepemc Chief George Manuel (1921-1989), to the nations of the Fourth World and to the elders and generations to come.

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