Carrie Cutforth
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PRESS COVERAGE, INTERVIEWS & SPEAKING

PRESS COVERAGE

“Carrie Cutforth and the OG IWCC,” CreatorTown Podcast. Nov. 6th, 2017

Chadwick-Hussein, Darren. “12 Must Attend Events for Web Series Creators,” Raindance Blog. Feb. 2015

“Interview with Carrie Cutforth,” Katie Chats. Sep. 2014

“Webvee Guide Interviews TO WebFest (pre-fest),” Host Jeff Siniawsky. Webveeguide. May 2014

“Webvee Guide Interviews Regan Latimer and Carrie Cutforth,” with Host Daniela Dilorio. Webveeguide. May 2014

“Vic & Rachel at TO WebFest: Regan Latimer and Carrie Cutforth Interview,” Vic & Rachel. May 2014.

Raush, Dominik. “When Creators Work Together,” Max It Magazine. May 2014

ZsebÖk, Simon. “Web + Series = Storytelling 2.0,” Viewster. May 2014

Playback Staff. “Transmedia: Bloody good business? Part 2,” Playback Magazine. Feb. 2014

Staffans, Simon. “What does 2014 hold for Cross-Platform Content?” MIPBlog. Jan. 2014

Staffans, Simon. “Interview with Carrie Cutforth-Young,” One Year in Now Media. Dec. 2013

Halton Empire Staff, “Indie Style File: Carrie Cutforth-Young,” Halton Empire. Dec. 2013

Staffans, Simon. “What can TV learn from Online Producers,” MIPBlog. Nov. 2013

“Carrie Cutforth-Young Uses This,” The Setup. Sept. 2013

“Episode 111 with Guest Carrie Cutforth-Young,” Interview with Host Nic Baisley. FilmSnobbery Live! Aug. 2013

“I Haven’t Had a Vacation in Eleven Years,” Interview with Hosts Steve Peters and J.C. Hutchins, StoryForward Podcast. May 2013.

Astle, Randy. “Digital Publishing for Filmmakers: The Karada and The Silent History,” FilmMaker Magazine. Mar. 2013

Andersen, M.J. “2012 Year in Review,” ARGNet. Dec. 2012

Wattpad Staff. “The Karada Comes To Wattpad,” Wattpad’s Feature Blog. Sep. 26, 2012

Nord, Liz. “Three Things To Know About Yourself Before Hiring A Transmedia Designer,” POV’s Documentary Blog, PBS. Aug. 14, 2012

Johnson, Lucas. “Creative Voice: Carrie Cutforth,” Silverstring Media. Dec. 2011

Bentley, David. “Heroes writer creating interactive TV series and digital comic The Karada,” IMDB News. Oct. 2011

“New Interactive TV Series,” The Geek Files. Oct. 2011

“Get Ready for New Transmedia Series: The Karada,” Movie Viral. Oct. 2011

Stuart, Keith. “Heroes writer to create new transmedia series: The Karada,” The Guardian. Sep. 2011

Smith, Steve. “Transmedia Thriller To Join ‘Heroes” Scribe with ARG Producer,” MediaPost. Sep. 2011

Swedlow, Tracy. “Interactive TV News Roundup,” Interactive TV Today. Sep 2011

“Heroes Writer takes on New Transmedia Series,” The Geek Syndicate. Sep 2011

Djref, Kristin. “Tea4Two letar sponsorer till interaktiv thriller,” Dagensmedia. Sep 2011

Andersen, Michael. “2011: Year in Review,” ARGNet. Sep 2011

Polson, Willow. “The Karada will be Melting Heads,” Urban Fantasy News. Sep 2011

Vasta, Sameer. “Review of “Hybridized: Dolls and Drolls,” BLOGTO. Sep 30 2006

INTERVIEWS & SPEAKING ENGAGEMENTS

Watch, read or listen to these interviews and speaking engagements below.

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SPEAKING ENGAGEMENTS

Speaker: Mainstreaming Marginalized Voices, Storyworld, Catalyst Festival, Duluth, Minnesota, Oct 10, 2019

Guest Lecturer: Participatory Fiction, Experimental Writing, OCAD U, Mar. 1, 2019

Panelist: Digital Marketing: A Campaign Beyond a Post, Ontario Gay & Lesbian Chamber of Commerce, TD, Toronto, Dec 3, 2018

Speaker: Centering Voices from the Margins & Mainstreaming Underserved Audiences, Storyworld 3.0, Los Angeles, May 20, 2018

Guest Lecturer: Participatory Fiction, Hybrid Media Writing, OCAD U, Jan. 17th, 2018

Moderator of the Q&A sessions for TO WebFest 2017, Friday May 26 for the following screenings:

    • Hope & Struggle
    • Piqued My Interest
    • Unique & Unusual

Guest Speaker at Launch Announcement Party of OCAD University’s Creative Writing BFA, DFI Lounge, OCAD University, Toronto, March 24, 2017

Guest Lecturer: Participatory Fiction, Experimental Fiction, OCAD U, Jan. 18th, 2016

Panelist: We’re Broads, They’re Chicks, Let’s Make Change! Webinar, Nov. 22 2015

Panelist: Drive People to your WebSeries, Conducttr Webinar, Mar. 3 2015

Panelist: Web Series, IP Program, Centennial College, Dec. 9 2014

Special Speaker: Interact: TV on The Web, Interactive Ontario, Aug. 13, 2014

Moderator: So You Want to Crowdfund, TO Webfest, May 11, 2014

Speaker: Game-changers: New Ventures in Distribution, Ontario Writer’s Conference, May 2014

Moderator: Building a Business Model for Web Series, Playback Summit, Apr. 30 2014

Guest Lecturer: Experimental Writing, OCAD U, Jan. 15, 2014

Guest Lecturer: Advance Television Writing & Transmedia class, York University, Nov. 2013

Host: Screening of Beat Girl Premier, MM2013, Nov. 2013

Panel Moderator: Canuck Webseries Showcase, MM2013, Nov. 2013

Story/Performance Workshop Facilitator: Story This! DIY Days in Toronto, Nov. 2013

Co-Host: Not so Friendly Family Hour, Social Media Week with the IWCC, Sep. 2013

Special Guest: Tranvergance’s Storyhackathon, LA, Aug. 2013

Special Guest: Town Hall Meeting, Transmedia LA, LA, Aug. 2013

Guest Lecturer: Interactive Narrative, OCAD U, Anthea Foyer, Aug. 2013

Panelist: The Business of Transmedia Canada, at Transmedia LA, LA, Feb. 2013

Special Guest: Guidestone’s Meetup, 2012

Panel Moderator: X-Collaboration + Other Co-Creative Synergies, MM2012, Vancouver, 2012

Speaker at the Master of Digital Media on Transmedia in Toronto program, Centre of Digital Media, University of BC, Vancouver, 2012

Speaker: Second global Transmedia Meetup of Meetups at Storyworld, L.A., 2012

Speaker: Read at Own Risk: Emergent Narrative Forms & Wattpad, Transmedia 101, 2012

Panel Moderator: From Player to Puppet Master, ARGFest, Toronto, 2012

Panelist: The Big Talk at OCAD University, Toronto, 2012

Presented: The Karada at Storyworld’s Inproduction Showcase, San Francisco, 2011

Guest Lecturer: Expanding Narrative: Transmedia/ARGs for Experimental Writing, OCADU, 2010

Guest Lecturer: Metaphor for Creative Writing One, OCAD University, 2010

Guest Lecturer: From Concept to Tear Down, Professional Practice, OCAD, 2009

Guest Lecturer: Urban Art & Advertising, Bright Lights Big City, OCAD, 2008

Guest Panelist: The Role of The Art Critic, ArtSPEAK Series, Gallery 1313, 2007

LITERARY READINGS & PERFORMANCES

PussyCat Lounge, Hamilton, Ontario, Canada, Nov. 18, 2017
Biphoria Hamilton: Voices of Resistance Festival, Hamiltion, Ontario, Canada, Sept. 22, 2017
Painting with Words, OCAD University, Toronto, Ontario, Canada, 2012
Passionate Women and Words, Poetry Village, Junction Arts Festival, Toronto, Ontario, Canada, Sept. 12, 2010
OCAD Writers, Poetry Village, Junction Arts Festival,  Toronto, Ontario, Canada, Sept. 12, 2010
I Saw I Was, OCAD University,  Toronto, Ontario, Canada, Aug. 16, 2010
Hear My Words, Feel my Words, Mark my Words, Ellington’s Music Café,  Toronto, Ontario, Canada, Jun. 13, 2010
Reading Through, OCAD University,  Toronto, Ontario, Canada, Apr. 8, 2010
Through the Writing Class, The Trane Studio,  Toronto, Ontario, Canada, Aug. 17, 2009
Spokes & Words, OCAD University,  Toronto, Ontario, Canada, Mar. 27, 2009
Stunt Doubles, Ellington’s Café, Toronto, Ontario, Canada, July 30 2008
Voices, Versions, and Visions, OCAD University, Toronto, Ontario, Canada, Apr 11 2007