Category Archives: Adaptations

Join the Adapt community

We’re very pleased to announce that you can now register to join the Adapt Community, which allows you to publish your learning and teaching resources to the Adapt repository. Once you have registered you can share your resources with the … Continue reading

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Cultural Afterlives and Screen Adaptations of Classic Literature

Last week saw the publication of my new book, Cultural Afterlives and Screen Adaptations of Classic Literature: Wuthering Heights and Company, published by Palgrave Macmillan. Since this blog is as much about Adaptations as it is about OER, I thought … Continue reading

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Finding Open Educational Resources

When we launch our repository we want it to become the best place to look for Open Educational Resources (OERs) for Adaptations learning and teaching. In the mean time, here are some useful sites that you can use to find OERs that might be relevant. Continue reading

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Moving Beyond ‘the Secret Garden’

I was reading David’s post below, struck by this particular comment: ‘Teaching materials are usually the secret garden of academic life’. For many people outside of academia, the teaching and research work academics undertake can seem to operate within an … Continue reading

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What is Adaptation studies?

Put simply, adaptation studies is the analysis of a text and its adaptation, whether that ‘text’ is a novel, film, dance, play, comic strip, musical score, sculpture, video game, etc. The adaptation might be in the same narrative form, but … Continue reading

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Welcome to the Adapt project blog!

Welcome to the blog for the Adapt project. Adapt will create a repository of Open Educational Resources to enhance learning and teaching in Adaptation studies. The project is led by staff from the University of Tasmania, in partnership with Monash … Continue reading

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