25
May 10

Jim Hodge at the New Media Workshop

Please join the New Media Workshop for our last meeting this academic year.

This Friday 5/28 10:30-12:30 in Cobb 310

Jim Hodge (English), “Precarious Information: Animating the
End of the Book,” a draft of a chapter from his dissertation
“Animate Archaeology: New Media and the Aesthetics of History”

Ivan Ross (Cinema & Media Studies) responds.

The chapter will be available shortly on the blog:

http://lucian.uchicago.edu/workshops/newmedia/schedule/

Here are links to the 3 projects Jim will be discussing:

Giselle Beiguelman, “The Book After the Book”
http://www.desvirtual.com/thebook/index.htm

William Gibson & Dennis Ashbaugh, “Agrippa (a book of the
dead)” [see, in particular, the emulation of the poem]
http://agrippa.english.ucsb.edu/

John Cayley, “overboard” [NB: requires installation]
http://homepage.mac.com/shadoof/net/in/