public marks

PUBLIC MARKS from jlesage with tags television & visualarts

02 December 2006

Making Sense of Metaphors by Bernard J. Tibbetts

subtitle: Visuality, Aurality, and the Reconfiguration of American Legal Discourse, 1994, long full-text essay online

01 December 2006

Media Art Net | Sitemap

English site overview page of a large German site for media, art, and the Internet

Hayden White, Historiography and Historiophoty

"Historiophoty" is Robert Rosentstone's term for our representing history visually and filmically; in contrast, according to White, is "historiography," representing history verbally, in prose.

Zoom In Online: the internet video channel providing essential info on media & entertainment

business and technology for media artists; many interesting perspectives and tech histories

30 November 2006

Synoptique

film journal from Concordia University in Montreal

28 November 2006

Naturesongs Digital Recordings and Photos from Nature!

insects, animals, weather, water, birds, etc. and their sounds

La FAQ d' ABFH et d' ABFHM

a French site with links to excellent animation, lots in 3D

27 November 2006

Mojiti-video commentary software

by 11 others
useful for teachers making clips to analyze in class; "personalize any video with your story. With visual spotlights, you can narrate your personal videos, add captions or subtitles, or comment on any scene."

26 November 2006

media teacher's home page, lots of resouces, links pages

"news and journalism, film, TV, media policy, media reform activism, philosophy and social theory, urban history, contemporary American politics--\perspective informed by media history, political economy and social and cultural theory."

Mediascape

ejournal, interdisciplinary approaches to visual culture

20 November 2006

culture.info - sharing knowledge for culture - visual

the visual page from a large European web portal for arts professionals; another page is for media

Notes on The Gaze

Daniel Chandler's overview of the use of an important concept in media theory

Welcome to Transparency

by 1 other
"interprets and critiques movies and television, news and political rhetoric, theme parks and advertising, computer games and the Internet, and other creations of contemporary culture"

Aesthetics and Visual Culture

extensive links page, from a philosophy disciplinary perspective; updated Aug. 06

19 November 2006

Video History Project: Resources

information from/about practitioners and groups of videomakers; technical explanations of early video formats and equipment

Community and Activist Video - Welcome to the Videosphere!

especially about Chicago in the 1970s and 80s; the experimental and activist media communities have always been close here

Chicago's Video Underground

1973 article about portapak pioneers in Chicago video, also Dan Sandin, who invented an early image processor; it's about my generation and my people, so I love it, as I loved the Sandin Image Processor

18 November 2006

Communication Studies Resources: The University of Iowa

one of the largest set of links, updated regularly, to all aspects of communication; many political themes; a wide range of disciplinary approaches included; highly recommended

Early Visual Media

by 1 other
pre-cinema, early photography, early film, early television; lots of visual examples and explanations

Dr Daniel Chandler's UWA Home Page

extensive website of visual semiotician, with course outlines, online papers, and an interesting links page

16 November 2006

Visual Studies video projects

student work from advanced classes, 2003-2004

Visual Studies Fine Arts Videos 2002-2003

advanced students' video projects online, from Univ of Toronto