Main Article Content
As a central strand of IVM4, Digital Storytelling was represented as a model of participatory research with significant potential for emancipatory impact. However, the ways in which digital storytelling is couched within Freire’s, Hegelian teleology generates a range of ethical problems. Freirean approaches rest on a humanist notion of the dialectic of recognition and when translated to the level of the collective, this ends in a problematic model of collective identity, which is ultimately exclusionary and particularistic. More recent thinking on the common by Italian theorists (Esposito, 2010; Hardt and Negri, 2011, Agamben, 1993) continues the struggle for liberation but sidesteps these problems through a rethinking on how the commons is formulated.
A Transfer of Copyright Agreement will be sent to the author whose manuscript is accepted for publication. This form must be completed and returned to the editor before the item can be published. The copyright transfer covers the exclusive rights to reproduce and distribute the article, including reprints, photographic reproductions, microfilm, or any other reproductions of similar nature and translations, as well as the right to adapt the article for use in conjunction with computer systems and programs, and reproduction of publication in machine-readable form and incorporation in retrieval systems. Authors are responsible for obtaining from the copyright holder permission to reproduce any material for which copyright exists.
All articles published "open access" will be immediately and permanently free for everyone to read, download, copy and distribute. Permitted reuse under user licence CC BY is defined as follows:
Creative Commons Attribution (CC BY): lets others distribute and copy the article, to create extracts, abstracts, and other revised versions, adaptations or derivative works of or from an article (such as a translation), to include in a collective work (such as an anthology), to text or data mine the article, even for commercial purposes, as long as they credit the author(s), do not represent the author as endorsing their adaptation of the article, and do not modify the article in such a way as to damage the author’s honor or reputation.
The publishers and editorial board wish to make it clear that the data and opinions appearing in published items in VM are the sole responsibility of the contributors or advertisers concerned. The publishers and the editorial board accept no responsibility or liability whatsoever for the consequences of any inaccurate or misleading date, opinion, or statement.