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PUBLIC MARKS with tag digitalculture

13 November 2006

Internet history

by jlesage & 1 other
on other pages, find history of other important Internet developments, such as Google and PayPal

Difference, Diversity and Nomadic Subjectivity

by jlesage
Braidotti is a theorist combining the insights of Donna Haraway with postcolonial theory; this earlier (1998) essay still has relevance today. Useful in teaching.

Vectors Journal of Culture and Technology in a Dynamic Vernacular

by jlesage
"multiple contours of daily life in an unevenly digital era... how technology shapes, transforms, reconfigures, and/or impedes social relations...including issues of globalization, mobility, power, and access"

12 November 2006

'The Science Of Ghosts' - Derrida In 'Ghost Dance' (1983)

by jlesage
Derrida plays himself in 1983 film about concepts of memory; he says he is here a ghost in the art of ghosts, cinema. Many clips from this film found here

11 November 2006

dream

by jlesage
tranquil animation with zen spirit; again, worth exploring narratives with a whole different time sense and way of making a point

Newest Webcams

by jlesage & 12 others
random live webcams from the net, a new kind of documentary media, mostly surveillance

Telegraph | Digital Life | A gallery of galleries

by jlesage
websites for art, visual browsing for your inspiration and pleasure

Journal of e-Media Studies

by jlesage
announcement of new journal, scheduled for mid Nov. 06.

Confronting Challenges of Participatory Culture: Media Ed'n in 21st Century

by jlesage
Henry Jenkins, with Katie Clinton, Ravi Purushotma, Alice J. Robinson, and Margaret Weigel ; PDF or online in 6 parts; sensible and sparks new directions of thought; respectful of students

ScreenReader.net: Our Mission

by jlesage
At ScreenReader.net we have freeware for blindness and visual impairment special needs throughout the world. It is free only to individual blind people for their personal use at home: it is not free to organisations.

Knowing Knowledge

by jlesage
useful summary by George Siemens of his ideas from new book; educators need to rethink all ideas about knowledge, education, and learning for young people growing up in the Internet era

10 November 2006

09 November 2006

tashpix home page

by jlesage
group of collaborators dedicated to exploring the potentials of digital film making without preconceptions of content or style.

06 November 2006

FAMILY

by jlesage
visual arts and graphics blog with many wonderful images posted from worlds of art and popular culture

howstuffismade.org

by jlesage
visual encyclopedia that documents manufacturing processes, labor conditions and environmental impacts involved in the production of contemporary products.--summative photo essays produced by students guided by faculty

Media Art Net | Overview of Media Art | MassMedia

by jlesage
links to many full text essays on television; site is a little difficult to navigate, but links to much good writing

Baby Animals - Pictures of Baby Animals

by jlesage & 6 others
not just folks with kids but lots of us can enjoy these terminally cute kidlets

Furtherfield Links

by jlesage
extensive set of links to digital art projects, grouped by themes and types