Presentation|Tech (I): Preamble

This is the first installation in a short series of posts on presentations, presentation technology (software and infrastructure) and presentation culture (mostly within the academic setting). This first post gives some background to my personal interest in presentation technology and uses HUMlab as a key example of presentation infrastructure. I take…

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Close Reading PowerPoint

Erica Robles-Anderson (NYU) and I have spent some dedicated time over the last year thinking about presentation technology and presentation culture. The first result of this collaborative work is an article on the history and critical context of PowerPoint and presentation software/culture (under review). We also thought that it would be…

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MIT Press volume published

Continuing to read *Between the Humanities and the Digital* http://t.co/yKgnctjslE, ed. @patriksv @theodavid. A wow collection of DH essays. — Alan Liu (@alanyliu) June 6, 2015 A) Introduction I am very happy that our edited volume on Between Humanities and the Digital (MIT Press, 2015) is now available! It came out early this…

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About

Patrik Svensson is Professor of Humanities and Information Technology at Umeå University and the former Director of HUMlab (2000-2014). He was a Distinguished Visiting Fellow at the Graduate Center, City University New York in 2015-2016, and is currently a Visiting Professor at University of Californa at Los Angeles (UCLA personal…

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