Cliff Lyon's Videos (Classroom 2.0) - Classroom 2.0 2019-11-19T11:01:00Z https://www.classroom20.com/video/video/listForContributor?screenName=25rnv1sg04qz7&rss=yes&xn_auth=no EarthPortal.org Launched April 27th 2007 tag:www.classroom20.com,2008-10-16:649749:Video:200916 2008-10-16T19:52:49.095Z Cliff Lyon https://www.classroom20.com/profile/CliffLyon <a href="https://www.classroom20.com/video/649749:Video:200916"><br /> <img alt="Thumbnail" height="97" src="https://storage.ning.com/topology/rest/1.0/file/get/1940666666?profile=original&amp;width=130&amp;height=97" width="130"></img><br /> </a> <br></br>30 years ago Earth Day was established to remind us each year, for at least one day, how important it is that we understand, appreciate and renew our planet. Today, I am pleased to share with you a preview of a major endeavor that will be unveiled later this week. It is called the Earth Portal -- a new non-commercial destination on the Web for news, learning and debate about the state and… <a href="https://www.classroom20.com/video/649749:Video:200916"><br /> <img src="https://storage.ning.com/topology/rest/1.0/file/get/1940666666?profile=original&amp;width=130&amp;height=97" width="130" height="97" alt="Thumbnail" /><br /> </a><br />30 years ago Earth Day was established to remind us each year, for at least one day, how important it is that we understand, appreciate and renew our planet. Today, I am pleased to share with you a preview of a major endeavor that will be unveiled later this week. It is called the Earth Portal -- a new non-commercial destination on the Web for news, learning and debate about the state and future of our environment.<br /> <br /> Backed by hundreds of the world's top scientists spanning 49 countries, the Earth Portal will enable a new community to emerge, directly connecting scientists, journalists, policy makers and you.<br /> <br /> Watch the vision of the Earth Portal now at <a href="http://EarthPortal.org">http://EarthPortal.org</a>. You can also a download a high-quality version of the video there.<br /> <br /> Given the trends we all are seeing more clearly every day, the future of our planet is at stake in the decisions we make in the next few years, and the Earth Portal community may make a pivotal difference in that future.<br /> <br /> It launches in five days. Join us on April 27th at <a href="http://EarthPortal.org">http://EarthPortal.org</a>, and let's make every day Earth Day! The Anthropology of YouTube tag:www.classroom20.com,2008-10-16:649749:Video:200913 2008-10-16T19:50:17.713Z Cliff Lyon https://www.classroom20.com/profile/CliffLyon <a href="https://www.classroom20.com/video/649749:Video:200913"><br /> <img alt="Thumbnail" height="96" src="https://storage.ning.com/topology/rest/1.0/file/get/1940666635?profile=original&amp;width=128&amp;height=96" width="128"></img><br /> </a> <br></br>presented at the Library of Congress, June 23rd 2008. This was tons of fun to present. I decided to forgo the PowerPoint and instead worked with students to prepare over 40 minutes of video for the 55 minute presentation. This is the result.<br></br> more info: <a href="http://mediatedcultures.net">http://mediatedcultures.net</a><br></br> <br></br> 0:00 Introduction, YouTube's Big Numbers<br></br> 2:00… <a href="https://www.classroom20.com/video/649749:Video:200913"><br /> <img src="https://storage.ning.com/topology/rest/1.0/file/get/1940666635?profile=original&amp;width=128&amp;height=96" width="128" height="96" alt="Thumbnail" /><br /> </a><br />presented at the Library of Congress, June 23rd 2008. This was tons of fun to present. I decided to forgo the PowerPoint and instead worked with students to prepare over 40 minutes of video for the 55 minute presentation. This is the result.<br /> more info: <a href="http://mediatedcultures.net">http://mediatedcultures.net</a><br /> <br /> 0:00 Introduction, YouTube's Big Numbers<br /> 2:00 Numa Numa and the Celebration of Webcams<br /> 5:53 The Machine is Us/ing Us and the New Mediascape<br /> 12:16 Introducing our Research Team<br /> 12:56 Who is on YouTube?<br /> 13:25 What's on Youtube? Charlie Bit My Finger, Soulja Boy, etc.<br /> 17:04 5% of vids are personal vlogs addressed to the YouTube community, Why?<br /> 17:30 YouTube in context. The loss of community and "networked individualism" (Wellman)<br /> 18:41 Cultural Inversion: individualism and community<br /> 19:15 Understanding new forms of community through Participant Observation<br /> 21:18 YouTube as a medium for community<br /> 23:00 Our first vlogs<br /> 25:00 The webcam: Everybody is watching where nobody is ("context collapse")<br /> 26:05 Re-cognition and new forms of self-awareness (McLuhan)<br /> 27:58 The Anonymity of Watching YouTube: Haters and Lovers<br /> 29:53 Aesthetic Arrest<br /> 30:25 Connection without Constraint<br /> 32:35 Free Hugs: A hero for our mediated culture<br /> 34:02 YouTube Drama: Striving for popularity<br /> 34:55 An early star: emokid21ohio<br /> 36:55 YouTube's Anthenticity Crisis: the story of LonelyGirl15<br /> 39:50 Reflections on Authenticity<br /> 41:54 Gaming the system / Exposing the System<br /> 43:37 Seriously Playful Participatory Media Culture (featuring Us by blimvisible: <a href="http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=_yxHKg">http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=_yxHKg</a>...<br /> 47:32 Networked Production: The Collab. MadV's "The Message" and the message of YouTube<br /> 49:29 Poem: The Little Glass Dot, The Eyes of the World<br /> 51:15 Conclusion by bnessel1973<br /> 52:50 Dedication and Credits (Our Numa Numa dance)<br /> <br /> The Numa Numa quote is from *Douglas* Wolk (not Gary Wolk as I mistakenly said in the talk).<br /> Category: Education<br /> Tags:<br /> YouTube anthropology presentation ethnography digital ksudigg