Unnatural History? Deconstructing the Walking with Dinosaurs Phenomenon

  title={Unnatural History? Deconstructing the Walking with Dinosaurs Phenomenon},
  author={Karen D. Scott and A. M. White},
  journal={Media, Culture \& Society},
  pages={315 - 332}
In their book, Remediation: Understanding New Media, Jay David Bolter and Richard Grusin argue that digital visual media can best be understood by examining the ways in which they relate to earlier technologies of representation, a relationship that is a complex mix of homage, critique and revision. They also suggest that this process, referred to as `remediation' takes two main forms: immediacy, in which the presence of the medium is downplayed in order to achieve an effect of transparency and… 

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