A narrative (or story) is any report of connected events, presented in a sequence of written or spoken words, and/or in a sequence of (moving) pictures
narrare – to tell (late latin)
Crime and Punishment Dostoevsky
Man With a Movie Camera – Dziga Vertov
painting – visual arts
Caspar David Friedrich – Wanderer…
*are these forms interactive?
(of two people or things) influencing each other.
“fully sighted children in interactive play with others with defective vision”
allowing a two-way flow of information between a computer and a computer-user; responding to a user’s input.
“a fully interactive map of the area”
acting one upon or with the other.
of or relating to a two-way system of electronic communications, as by means of television or computer:
interactive communications between families using two-way cable television.
(of a computer program or system) interacting with a human user, often in a conversational way, to obtain data or commands and to give immediate results or updated information:
For many years airline reservations have been handled by interactive computer systems.
***Examples of new forms – Interactive narratives
The Last Hunt
Man With a Movie Camera remake
Proteus – AntiGame?
Temps Mort – ALex Verhaest
Mark Hansen and Ben Rubin: Listening Post, Real-Time Data Responsive Environment 2001
Can you See me?
***In Class Assignment
find an interactive narrative, share it with others