Carolyn Handler Miller

  • Carolyn Handler Miller is the author of DIGITAL STORYTELLING,  3rd Editon, which comes out this spring.  In the early 1990s, she became fascinated with the idea of writing interactive scripts, and managed to get hired on one of the first commercial CD-ROMs ever produced, Virtual Biopark, which actually started out as a laser disc project.  She’s worked on many new media titles as a writer, writer/designer, or consultant; including The Toy Story Animated Storybook, an interactive version of the hit movie and one of the best-selling CD-ROMs of all time and the popular Carmen Sandiego series. She continues to write and consult for major media companies, startups and private individuals. See this full list of credits.

    She writes this on her site: “I’m a native of San Francisco, California, and  used to divide my time between two homes — the “trendy” Silver Lake neighborhood of Los Angeles and the amazing little city of Santa Fe, New Mexico. Now, however, I have given up the LA house and share my New Mexican home with my husband Terry Borst, also a screenwriter and also a specialist in interactive media, and my two donkeys, Minnie and Pearl  (the only members of our household who  don’t write). My B.A. is from Cornell University in English Literature and my M.S. is from the Medill School of Journalism at Northwestern University. When I’m not writing, my next favorite thing to do is horseback riding, and sometimes I am fortunate enough to combine both, and write about my horseback riding adventures, as I did about my ride through the Province region of France, in an article that first appeared in the Los Angeles Times and later in a serialized form for the Web.”

    Website: http://www.CarolynMiller.com

    Twitter: http://twitter.com/CarolynHMiller

 

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