The 7 Literacies of Transmedia Storytelling


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“Henry Jenkins defines transmedia storytelling as “a process where integral elements of a fiction get dispersed systematically across multiple delivery  channels for the purpose of creating a unified

and coordinated entertainment experience. Ideally, each medium makes it own unique contribution to the unfolding of the story.

In transmedia storytelling, narrative is central to the story, which is told across multiple platforms, and may include sound, images, text, movie and gaming elements. The best part about it is that each of those elements plays an integral part of the narrative. And without experiencing all of those elements, you miss the full story. That’s what makes transmedia storytelling a powerful tool for 21st century literacy and learning…”

 
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