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Issue No.05 - September/October (2011 vol.13)
pp: 4-7
George F. Hurlburt , Change Index
Jeffrey Voas , US National Institute of Standards and Technology
ABSTRACT
<p>Pictorial histories on cave walls constitute the earliest forms of preserved prehuman and early-human communications, representing the essence of the storyteller's art. As civilizations grew, so did the iconic nature of storytelling, yet we're no different today&#x2014;our walls are just more likely to be on Facebook than deep inside caves. As we make our way through the digital transformation, a return to visualization is occurring that adheres to the storyteller's craft of appealing to our tribal sensibilities.</p>
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Keywords: Storytelling, print media, digital media, information technology
CITATION
George F. Hurlburt, Jeffrey Voas, "Storytelling: From Cave Art to Digital Media", IT Professional, vol.13, no. 5, pp. 4-7, September/October 2011, doi:10.1109/MITP.2011.87
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