Fibreculture Journal

It’s a while since the excellent Fibreculture Journal had a new issue, but their archive is worth visiting if you’re interested in digital media, networks, interaction design, etc.

Teaching materials online

Teaching film studies next year and trying to get materials together for first- and second-year courses? Here are some handy clips with commentaries on basic film terms and concepts, from Yale University:

For Kubrick Fans …

… just what you always wanted: complete, faithful recreations of the visual displays in 2001: A Space Odyssey. Screensavers and more available here:

New Open-Access Journal: ‘Media Industries’

Media Industriesdescribes itself as a ‘peer-reviewed, multi-media, open-access online journal that supports critical studies of media industries and institutions worldwide.’ It covers a broad range of media industries:  film, television, internet, radio, music, publishing, electronic games, advertising, and mobile communications. The first issue is already online, and it’s a promising start.