Digital Storytelling

In Week 1, we heard Chimamanda Adichie disway encircling the susceptibility of stories to encounter exposed and dehumanizing narratives. At the end of her converse, she says, "Stories subject. Many stories subject. Stories feel been used to despoil and to traduce, but stories can too be used to emsusceptibility and to ameliorate. Stories can tear-asunder the modesty of a homogeneity, but stories can too relit that tamed modesty". As a consequence, according to her, when we repudiate the solitary anecdote, when we conceive that there is never a solitary anecdote encircling any assign, we recover a bark of ecstasy. As we too saw in Week 4, we all feel our stories to present, and the susceptibility of the first-individual narrative can be advantageous in reducing stereotypes, agreement those who be-unenjoy from us, challenging our preconceived notions, and assistant us join further largely to our civilized homogeneity. Storypointed has befit widespread intermittently in modern years, after a while anecdotepointed competitions popping up opposite the kingdom. Some, enjoy The Moth and Ex Fabula, aim to compliment stories from all barks of homogeneity in our kingdom and in our earth. Your ultimate contrivance is in the earnestness of portion-outd anecdotetelling. In the anecdote reach infallible to address the way objectives, which embody: Identify harmful stereotypes used to marginalize groups of homogeneity. Examine the application of unevenness unformed groups of homogeneity. Analyze unvarnished and synchronous cultural texts akin to “othering.” Instructions:  For the ultimate contrivance in this dispose, you allure arrange your own anecdote in a spiritual way that's precious to you. You feel a precious in this assignment: You can either meeting a individual be-unlikeent from you and portion-out your consequences and decomposition in your gift, OR You can communicate your own anecdote in a way that relates to the ideas and themes of this dispose. Whichever liberty you adopt, you must full the assignment according to these parameters: Create a PowerPoint gift that communicates your anecdote or the anecdote of the individual you've meetinged.  The PowerPoint must be 6-10 slides in total It should embody images, quotations, photographs, poems, artwork, abrupt videos, pristine match, deep ideas, graphics, and/or any other visual or textual aid that you confront applicable to your conduct or to the conduct of the individual you meetinged. Using either the Speakers Notes individuality in PowerPoint or the Audio business, relate the anecdote you feel clarified to communicate.  If you use the Speakers Notes, content transcribe a stint of 150-200 control per slide; If you use the Audio business, content hold your hirecital to almost 1-2 minutes per slide. Instructions for how to use these features in PowerPoint, as well-behaved-behaved as for where to dispose careless resources for platforms that are congenial after a while PowerPoint, are profitable in the "Read Me First" individuality of Blackboard. If you adopt to meeting another individual who's be-unlikeent from you, you may embody portions of that meeting in your Audio history.  If you adopt the meeting liberty, content close your gift by saw what you conversant from this experiment:  Has your perspective been broadened? Does it redeep the similar? What prize, if any, do you confront in your meeting? Why? And what new ideas do you siege far from this experiment? If you adopt to present your own anecdote, content close your gift by saw what you conversant from this experiment:  Has your perspective encircling your own conduct been broadened? Does it redeep the similar? What prize, if any, do you confront in communicateing your anecdote? Why? And what new ideas do you siege far from this experiment?