Immersive Stories: the ethics and social value of storytelling

This workshop aims to explore storytelling strategies and challenges with a view to finding areas of common interest for future research development.

It will bring together academics and immersive media practitioners to explore how we might develop immersive storytelling practices to foster forms of positive change for individuals and society.

Topics for discussion will include: 

  • immersive storytelling and its implications for questions of representation and ethics
  • virtual and sensory approaches to representing the experience of trauma and difficult histories
  • the changing practices of humanitarian communication 
  • self-representation through technology.

Speakers taking part include:

Download the agenda (PDF) and RSVP by contacting: Sarah Hall.