Today, we're going to start something "epic" (hard quotes). M wants to begin to dissect what made audio fiction podcasting in the first place, what gives it its appeal, and what makes it the cultural force that it is.
And we're going to start by clarifying if these shows are all just radio dramas reborn.
Audio Fiction Referenced:
Among the Stars and Bones
Alice Isn't Dead
Within the Wires
1. Meyer, Erin A. “'Blogs Give Regular People the Chance to Talk Back': Rethinking 'Professional' Media Hierarchies in New Media.” New Media & Society, vol. 14, no. 6, 2012, pp. 1022–1036.
2. Jenkins, Henry. Convergence Culture: Where Old and New Media Collide. New York University Press, 2016.
Transcript available on our website: www.miscellanymedia.online/transcripts
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