This week’s In Media Res<http://mediacommons.futureofthebook.org/imr/> theme focus is LEGO (June 23 - June 27, 2014).
Here's the line-up:
Monday, June 23, 2014 - Hye Jin Lee (University of Iowa) presents: LEGO’s Transformations and The Creativity vs. Conformity Debate
Tuesday, June 24, 2014 - Garret Castleberry (University of Oklahoma) presents: LEGO Fandom, Cyber Feudalism, and Convergence Culture in Classic-Castle.com
Wednesday, June 25, 2014 - Drew Ayers (Northeastern University) presents: Repetition, Nostalgia, and the Obsessive Joy of LEGO Video Games
Thursday, June 26, 2014 - Alan Chu (University of Arizona) presents: Not Your Usual Trip: Producing Knowledge in LEGO Bi-Dimensions
Friday, June 27, 2014 - Matthew P. McAllister & Catherine Buckley (Penn State University) presents: LEGO-Based Paratextual Commodity Flow in Children’s Television
Theme week organized by Nedda Ahmed<http://mediacommons.futureofthebook.org/imr/users/neddahahmed> (Georgia State University).
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