Designing palaver tree online: supporting social roles in a community of oral history

@inproceedings{Ellis2001DesigningPT,
  title={Designing palaver tree online: supporting social roles in a community of oral history},
  author={Jason B. Ellis and Amy Bruckman},
  booktitle={CHI},
  year={2001}
}
As a more diverse population of users moves online, understanding how to help those groups work together and leverage their diverse skills poses a significant challenge for human-computer interaction. This paper presents a case study of the design of an online community that supports kids interviewing elders to build up a shared database of oral history. Two pilot studies with existing technology are presented, and a software design based on those studies is described, along with future work… CONTINUE READING

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