FreshMeat with James Twitchell
The latest issue of FreshMeat is up, featuring an interview with author James Twitchell
My interest here is in storytelling, because I don’t see any real change in product. Clearly, humans pay attention to stories. Essentially the post-modern world is a world where we’re filled more with stories than with objects. We know more about stories in a way than we know about objects. This storifying process is now going into every aspect of our life. It’s not just hard goods, it’s not just televisions, you will find the same phenomenon in churches or you will find it occurring in universities or you will find it occurring in museums.