One of My Favorite Assignments: “Remixing 1984”

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February 15, 2015

(Note: I recently completed a set of materials for an award nomination packet. This post is part of those materials.) Prompt Question: “What is your favorite lesson plan or assignment, and why? Please describe the assignment in answering this question.” It’s difficult to say that I have a favorite assignment. It would be more apt to say that each of my assignments operates differently from one semester to another, depending…

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Great example of remix as scholarship

I’m not actually sure how I feel about this. On some level it seems like the whole movie is just a long set of references and homages. Not plagiarism, but not as original as I thought Tarantino to be. I still love most of his movies, but just found this a little surprising. And I love the way this scholar uses video without any commentary to make such a clear…

May 19, 2011
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