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    Stories about social issues

    Several Genarrator narratives deal with real-life issues, and we thought it would be good to feature some of these interesting and educational pieces. These are really aimed at 0ver 16’s so please use caution when watching/reading. Hang On In There, by Louis Moore: deals with the potential effects of using alcohol and drugs to deal […]

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    BU-AIM writing project

    Bournemouth University Journalism students made this great short film about the BU-AIM digital storytelling project, which produced the narrative ‘Friend-Zoned’. See the film here: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=PSSvcKL3GbU

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    Bournemouth Uni and AIM

    During May 2016, five young people from Bournemouth made a new interactive narrative. Supported by lecturers from Bournemouth University, and the AIM Central team, the narrative came together. In five days from start to finish, the team wrote their script, shot video, took photos, recorded original music, and created social networking sites to complement the […]

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    The new look Genarrator is here!

    The School of Journalism, English and Communication at Bournemouth University is proud to release version 2.0 of Genarrator, our purpose-built, dedicated new-media writing and publishing platform. All you need to do is set up an account and you can create and publish your own interactive narratives, online, free. All the building is done online, and […]

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    A favourite Genarrator narrative

    January was built in Genarrator 1: this version ran on Flash, and you will find it in the ‘Legacy’ section under the ‘Explore narratives’ tab. The piece was made by a BA Communication and Media student, Kathleen Iren. It tells the story of a ‘real’ little girl who suffers from some form of mental illness, […]