Tag Archive: Michael Wesch

The Open Video Conference

Having worked in TV and then for a decade in “new” media I’ve felt acutely aware of inhabiting distinct cultures in my professional life. It’s perhaps been most apparent when I’ve been involved… Continue reading

An interview with MadV

It was great to get a comment from the elusive MadV after my recent post about his new video – “We’re All in This Together”. I asked if he’d do an interview and he… Continue reading

We’re All in This Together

Nov 5th saw the  release of the latest video from MadV – the anonymous producer of the original “collab” hit.  Back in 2006 he was already a star on YouTube –  popular for… Continue reading

One & Other

Photos of “Plinthers” taking part in One & Other by Garry Knight (Flckr) “It is a spyhole on the nation’s secret mind, incidental fragments of humanity that weave together into a rich and… Continue reading

Seriously playful participatory culture

Dr Michael Wesch – an anthropologist at Kansas State University- is looking at You Tube as a participant observer. He became an unlikely internet star himself with his brilliant 2007 video explanation of Web 2.0 – The… Continue reading