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The Disturbed Dialectic of Literary Criticism in an Age of Innovation / Davin Heckman

Davin Heckman Mass Communication Winona State University P.O. Box 5838 175 West Mark Street Winona, MN 55987 USA dheckman@winona.edu Keywords: Electronic Literature, Digital Arts, Databases, Criticism, Speed, Time, Dialectic, Attention Abstract In this essay, Davin Heckman discusses the impact of technical change on the field of criticism in electronic literature and the digital arts.  Heckman discusses the challenges speed poses […]

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by / on November 20, 2014 at 3:22 pm / in Articles

Drawing Dromologies / Anthi Kosma

Anthi Kosma anthokosmos@hotmail.com Keywords: Drawing, Emotions, Accompany, Dromology, Flow, Speed Abstract: What is inter changing in new media technology is not only the knowledge, the information or the codes but also the emotions raised from the pleasure of making, the feeling of belonging in a community and the act of sharing experiences. With new technology, an individual experience is transformed […]

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by / on November 20, 2014 at 3:17 pm / in Articles

The Calculated Community: On the Tensions and Paradoxes of ‘Social Media’ / Ingrid M. Hoofd

Ingrid M. Hoofd Department of Communications and New Media Faculty of Arts and Social Sciences, National University of Singapore cnmhim@nus.edu.sg Abstract: How may we assess the ways in which new media technologies alter the face of community today? Do social media like Facebook allow for new forms of democratic living-together, or do they base themselves on or consist of a […]

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by / on November 20, 2014 at 3:06 pm / in Articles

Four-dimensional sculpture but about 4500 years old and unseen until now / Di Pattison

Di Pattison di@dipattison-artwork.co.uk Keywords Avebury, Neolithic, stonecarving, installation, illusion Abstract The discovery and analysis of a huge corpus of high-quality Neolithic stonecarvings at the Avebury World Heritage Site challenges modern presumptions about recent innovations in visual art and our current understanding of British Art History and Avebury’s archaeology. The paper discusses some of the most remarkable features of this sculpture […]

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by / on November 20, 2014 at 2:33 pm / in Articles

Neuronal Aesthetic Plasticity: ‘Does correlation exist between the new level of transience in the experiential info-sphere and an evolved aesthetic relations in the neural networks in the brain?’ / Andrew Denham

Abstract: This paper examines with fluid intent the scientific field of Neuroaesthetics, a neurologically derived analysis of aesthetic processing through the empirical study of the neural networks in the brain, in an attempt to position the human brain’s cognitive development in an era of mutable media, simultaneous distributed networks, mass commodification of data and perceived open interaction. The intention is […]

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by / on November 20, 2014 at 12:59 pm / in Articles

When Faster Takes Longer: Length, Authority, and the Fate of U.S. News / Kevin G. Barnhurst

Kevin G. Barnhurst, Ph.D. Chair of Communication in the Digital Era Institute of Communications Studies University of Leeds k.barnhurst@leeds.ac.uk Abstract As communications go faster, has daily news followed suit? Journalists say yes, technology made cutting texts easier, but news articles have been growing longer for more than a century in U.S. newspapers, newscasts, and websites. Why? Economics can explain the […]

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by / on July 15, 2013 at 4:08 pm / in Articles

When Moving Images Become Alive!

Live Visuals, Leonardo Electronic Almanac, Volume 19 Issue 3 ISBN: 978-1-906897-22-2 ISSN: 1071-4391 Volume Editors: Lanfranco Aceti, Steve Gibson and Stefan Müller Arisona Editor: Ozden Sahin When Moving Images Become Alive! Editorial by Lanfranco Aceti “Look! It’s moving. It’s alive. It’s alive… It’s alive, it’s moving, it’s alive, it’s alive, it’s alive, it’s alive, IT’S ALIVE!” Frankenstein (1931) Those who […]

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by / on July 15, 2013 at 3:00 pm / in Articles

Revisiting Cinema: Exploring The Exhibitive Merits Of Cinema From Nickelodeon Theatre To Immersive Arenas Of Tomorrow

Live Visuals, Leonardo Electronic Almanac, Volume 19 Issue 3 ISBN: 978-1-906897-22-2 ISSN: 1071-4391 Volume Editors: Lanfranco Aceti, Steve Gibson and Stefan Müller Arisona Editor: Ozden Sahin Revisiting Cinema: Exploring The Exhibitive Merits Of Cinema From Nickelodeon Theatre To Immersive Arenas Of Tomorrow by Brian Herczog For nearly a century, the public has enjoyed motion pictures through a singular mode of […]

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by / on July 15, 2013 at 1:00 pm / in Articles

The Future Of Cinema: Finding New Meaning Through Live Interaction

Live Visuals, Leonardo Electronic Almanac, Volume 19 Issue 3 ISBN: 978-1-906897-22-2 ISSN: 1071-4391 Volume Editors: Lanfranco Aceti, Steve Gibson and Stefan Müller Arisona Editor: Ozden Sahin The Future Of Cinema: Finding New Meaning Through Live Interaction by Dominic Smith This article seeks to articulate the growing role of the cinema as a place for live media, identifying key practices and […]

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by / on July 15, 2013 at 12:44 pm / in Articles

A Flexible Approach For Synchronizing Video With Live Music

Live Visuals, Leonardo Electronic Almanac, Volume 19 Issue 3 ISBN: 978-1-906897-22-2 ISSN: 1071-4391 Volume Editors: Lanfranco Aceti, Steve Gibson and Stefan Müller Arisona Editor: Ozden Sahin A Flexible Approach For Synchronizing Video With Live Music by Don Ritter Performances of synchronous imagery and music have existed for almost 300 years, but they have become popular only in the past 15 […]

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