Category Archives: MA Essays

MA Dissertation on “the Future of Interactive and Immersive 360° Live Action Footage”

Abstract: The following dissertation looks at the future of interactive film in the context of an increasingly participatory contemporary culture, dominated by the simulation and the video game. Recent trends and developments regarding video recording technology will be examined and … Continue reading

Posted in MA Essays | Leave a comment

Excerpts from my essay “on storytelling in modern media and communication”

In the world of today our communication is defined by an abundance of possibilities and the plurality of media at our disposal, spanning from the use of the new and often digital to the established and tangible. Whilst some of … Continue reading

Posted in MA Essays | Leave a comment

Excerpts from my essay on “craftsmanship in the new creative economy”

In his book The Craftsman, Richard Sennett redefines the figure of the craftsman, rendering it relevant and applicable not only within many different fields and industries, but also within culture and society as a whole. Sennett defines craftsmen not merely … Continue reading

Posted in MA Essays | Leave a comment

Excerpts from my “essay on the precarity of the new creative economy”

One of the main sources of existential anxiety amongst today’s creative and cultural practitioners is the precariousness of their work life. A casual job here, a casual job there; employment that – in the words of Angela McRobbie – is … Continue reading

Posted in MA Essays | Leave a comment