About the Talk
February 20, 2010 5:00 AM
How Ryerson, Western, thetyee.ca and rabble.ca came together to create the MakerCulture Project. MakerCulture is an 11-part series produced by 45 students at the University of Western Ontario and Ryerson University. It used a wiki, twitter, social bookmarking, posterous, facebook, livestream and Skype for its creation and promotion. In the process, it turned the traditional journalism process on its head. A case study presented by course instructor: Wayne MacPhail and Western student: Curtis File.