Syllabus

Primary print text:

Title

The New Media Reader

(MIT Press, 2003)

 

 

  • Week 3: Thursday 10/3/2013
    • Reading:
      • Norbert Wiener, ‘Men, Machines, and the World About’
      • J. C. R. Licklider, ‘Man-Computer Symbiosis’

 

  • Week 4: Thursday 10/10/2013
    • Reading:
        • Doug Engelbart ‘Augmenting Human Intellect: A Conceptual Framework’

 

  • Week 5: Thursday 10/17/2013
    • Reading:
        • Ted Nelson, ‘Computer Lib / Dream Machines’
    • Seminar Presenter(s):
        • Richard Hach, Tony Ferrar

 

  • Week 6: Thursday 10/24/2013
    • Reading:
        • Alan Kay/Adele Goldberg, ‘Personal Dynamic Media’
    • Seminar Presenter(s):
      • Michael Stewart, Tony Ferrar (Redux!)

 

  • Week 7: Thursday 10/31/2013 (BOO!)
    • Reading:
        • Marshall McLuhan, excerpts from Gutenberg Galaxy
        • ‘The Medium is the Message’ (from Understanding Media)
    • Seminar Presenter(s): Ennis McCrery , Brett Besag

 

  • Week 8: Thursday 11/7/2013
    • Reading:
        • Bill Viola, ‘Will There Be Condominiums in Data Space?’
    • Seminar Presenter(s): Doug Jerolimov

 

  • Week 9: Thursday 11/14/2013
  • Reading:
  • Brenda Laurel, ‘The Six Elements and the Causal Relations Among Them’
    • Star Raiders: Dramatic Interaction in a Small World’
    • Seminar Presenter(s): Hiding in Plain Sight Quartet
  • Week 10: Thursday 11/21/2013
    • Reading:
        • Sherry Turkle, ‘Video Games and Computer Holding Power’
    • Seminar Presenter(s): Mitzi Vernon, Mary Kasarda
  •  Week 12: Thursday 12/12/2013
  • End of Semester Party!!
  • Reading:
      • Scott McCloud, ‘Time Frames’
      • (for further reading, Tim Berners-Lee, ‘The World Wide Web’)
  • Seminar Presenter(s):
      • ___________

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