Digital Diplomacy
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Digital Diplomacy

Who is documenting 2020?

On collaborative storytelling and crowdsourced films

Ever since Time Magazine declared “You” as the ‘Person of the year’ in 2006, all of us have collectively become agents in shaping our own mass media.

It’s a bit meta…

1. At an individual level, we create and consume content.
eg. Songs, TV Shows, Artwork

An example of a crowdsourced video from 2014
Highly orchestrated Zoom-call pranks on TikTok

If and when the aliens come, they need only look so far.

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Vivek Menon

Casually deliberate. Digital literary ecologies, Convergence Culture, Narratives. Designer @Microsoft