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A remix is a piece of media that has been altered from its original state by adding, removing, and/or changing pieces of the item. The only characteristic of a remix is that it appropriates and changes other materials to create something new… (Wikipedia)

You will need a Slideshare account for this challenge. Decide on a topic and build a 5-10 slide story using open licensed slide decks.


  • How easy (or challenging) is it to find the license associated with the materials I’d like to use?
  • Does the remix you’ve created change the original to create something new?
  • How might you use this in a class context?
  • Share your process and the links to the materials you used to create your remix.


Alan Levine’s Making/Telling Stories That Matter

For Example

What Would Yoda Do? Rodd Lucier’s creative combo of remixed tweets and cleverly developed slide scenes which he has licensed for re-use.

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