Research Publications for Craig A Hight

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  • Davis, C. H., Michelle, C., Hardy, A., & Hight, C. (2015). Making global audiences for a Hollywood ‘blockbuster’: marketability, playability, and The Hobbit: an Unexpected Journey (2012). In Proceedings of the 11th World Media Economics and Management Conference (pp. 794-821). Rio de Janiero, Brazil: Universidade do Estado do Rio de Janeiro.

  • Hardy, A. L., Davis, C. H., Michelle, C., & Hight, C. (2015). Still a spiritual journey? Changing audience reactions to The Hobbit film trilogy. In PopCAANZ 6th Annual International Conference (Popular Culture Association of Australia and New Zealand). Conference held at Massey University Campus, Welliington, New Zealand.

  • Michelle, C., Davis, C. H., Hight, C., & Hardy, A. L. (2015). The Hobbit hyperreality paradox: Polarization among audiences for a 3D high frame rate film. Convergence: The International Journal of Research into New Media Technologies, -online, 1-22. doi:10.1177/1354856515584880

  • Michelle, C., Davis, C. H., Hardy, A. L., & Hight, C. (2015). Pleasure, disaffection, 'conversion' or rejection? The (limited) role of prefiguration in shaping audience engagement and response. International Journal of Cultural Studies, 18 pages. doi:10.1177/1367877915571407

  • Hight, C. A. (2015). Software and videography. In 3rd Symposium on Visual Research.

  • Khoo, E. G. L., Hight, C., Torrens, R., & Cowie, B. (2015). Copy, cut and paste: How does this shape what we know?. In Digital Learning Symposium.

  • Michelle, C., Davis, C., Hardy, A. L., & Hight, C. (2015). Audience engagements with The Hobbit film trilogy: Findings from a longitudinal investigation. In The Fantastic in a Transmedia Era: New Theories, Texts, Contexts. Conference held at University of Southern Denmark, Odense, Denmark.

  • Hight, C. (2015). Software studies and the new audiencehood of the digital ecology. In F. Zeller, C. Ponte, & B. O'Neill (Eds.), Revitalising Audience Research: Innovations in European Audience Research (Vol. 5, pp. 62-79). Routledge.

  • Hight, C. (2015). [Review of Digital media ethics by Charles Ess]. Media International Australia, 154, 149. Retrieved from

  • Hight, C. (2015). [Review of The sports film: Games people play, by Bruce Babington]. Media International Australia, 154, 140-141. Retrieved from

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