Monday, November 19, 2007
Remix: Looking for classroom examples
I'm just wondering if any of you have encountered interesting examples of digital remix being done--with the teacher's blessing :D -- in classrooms. Remix can include music remixing of any kind, along with photoshopping, fan fiction, music videos, machinima, anime music videos, etc. etc. (For more of what I'm on about here, see: http://geocities.com/lanbeltalks/remix.pdf). My hunch is that remix practices hven't yet found their way into classrooms in any formal way, but if you *do* know of examples where it has, we'd really appreciate hearing about 'em!
FYI...two big influences on the content of the course were your book and Henry Jenkins' Convergence Culture.
Here's the most "remixing" activity