Twist Fate

Twist Fate (February 2016-August 2017).The Digital Media & Learning Research Hub, UC Irvine, Irvine, CA.

“You either die a hero, or live long enough to see yourself become the villain.”

The Dark Knight

When you think about it, any hero could become a villain, and any villain, a hero. It wouldn’t take much. A small change, a tiny twist of fate, a white suit or a red lightsaber, and things could be completely different. …

Twist Fate,” explores heroes and villains and how our images and stories about them can be remixed/remade and shared. Sponsored by the Connected Learning Alliance, the Young Adult Library Services Association and the National Writing Project, this book is the outcome of a challenge that invited teens to submit stories or artworks on DeviantArt or Wattpad. From the thousands submitted, this book features the selected finalists.