Critical Writing Index

From TVTV to YouTube:: A Genealogy of Participatory Practices

by Stephanie Tripp

Journal of Film and Video, Spring 2012, v. 64, no. 1-2, pp. 5-16

Stephanie Tripp discusses the ways in which the young videomakers of the YouTube generation share many of the same goals and challenges as those of the portpak era and suggests that, through re-examining video-history, we may obtain a better sense of the extent of the democratizing potential of participatory practices and online distribution.

ITEM 2012.066 – available for viewing in the Research Centre

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