The Royal College of Music and The Open University have created the Listening Experience Database (LED), an ambitious three-year project, funded by the AHRC, to document the impact of music on people’s lives. Simon Brown, Research Associate, The Listening Experience Database, puts his ear to the ground.
Wide-ranging news, reviews, feature articles and comment for academic staff, students, researchers and information professionals exploring the production, study and use of film, television and related media in higher and further education.
The High Capacity Janet Network is supporting the use of UHD (Ultra High Definition) to enhance teaching, learning and research.
Emma Smith, Video Projects Coordinator, Janet, conducts a grand tour.
The University of York has published a cross-disciplinary multimedia website detailing its staging of John Marston’s rarely-produced comedy The Dutch Courtesan.
Michael Cordner looks at its realisation on the stage and online.
Rebecca Williams reviews a new collection on the Twilight phenomenon.
Dr Keith M. Johnston eviews a comprehensive overview of film history as both discipline and subject matter.
Dr Barry Monahan reviews a sudy of Sean O’Faolain’s classic story that includes a DVD of Thaddeus O’Sullivan’s film adaptation.
Gareth Longstaff takes a look at a new book on the work of Slavoj Žižek.
Dr. Emma Sandon reviews Michael Chanan’s look at documentary film.