The digital content industries in many countries have seen significant growth over the past decade. This knowledge-intensive sector relies on highly skilled human capital but is often challenged by skills and labour shortages, in turn exacerbated by a lack of high quality industry-ready graduates. This presentation first foregrounds some of the key challenges associated with education-to-work transitions encountered by emerging creative graduates in the digital content industries.
Distinguished Professor John Hartley and CCI Director, Professor Stuart Cunningham brief symposium attendees on the recent achievements and future directions for the ARC Centre of Excellence for Creative Industries and Innovation.
It's Friday the 13th today, the second in as many months, and Hollywood is "cashing in" with the launce of a remake of the classic slasher film, Friday the 13th. What is it that draws people to the horror genre? Interview with Dr Mark Ryan, research associate at the Queensland University of Technology and specialist in the horror film genre.
Amy Barker, Elliot Bledsoe, Cate Kennedy and Amra Pajalic
13 November 2008
Radio National's Bookshow interviews CCI researchers and writers associated with CCI's Remix My Lit project.
Remixing is a word that is often more associated with music than the literary domain. But it's been said that there are really only seven storylines and that every story has already been told. So does that mean that all stories are cover versions?