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The Resource The electronic word : democracy, technology, and the arts, Richard A. Lanham

The electronic word : democracy, technology, and the arts, Richard A. Lanham

Label
The electronic word : democracy, technology, and the arts
Title
The electronic word
Title remainder
democracy, technology, and the arts
Statement of responsibility
Richard A. Lanham
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
The personal computer has revolutionized communication, and digitized text has introduced a radically new medium of expression. Interactive, volatile, mixing word and image, the electronic word challenges our assumptions about the shape of culture itself. This highly acclaimed collection of Richard Lanham's witty, provocative, and engaging essays surveys the effects of electronic text on the arts and letters. Lanham explores how electronic text fulfills the expressive agenda of twentieth-century visual art and music, revolutionizes the curriculum, democratizes the instruments of art, and poses
Member of
Cataloging source
N$T
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Lanham, Richard A
Dewey number
303.48/34
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Language note
English
LC call number
QA76.9.C66
LC item number
L363 1993eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Computers and civilization
  • COMPUTERS
  • Computers and civilization
  • Computers
  • Maatschappij
  • Elektronische informatie
  • Datenverarbeitung
  • Schriftliche Kommunikation
  • Demokratisierung
Label
The electronic word : democracy, technology, and the arts, Richard A. Lanham
Instantiates
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Preface; Acknowledgments; 1. The Electronic Word: Literary Study and the Digital Revolution; 2. Digital Rhetoric and the Digital Arts; 3. Twenty Years After: Digital Decorum and Bi-stable Allusions; 4. The Extraordinary Convergence: Democracy, Technology, Theory, and the University Curriculum; 5. Electronic Textbooks and University Structures; 6. Strange Lands, Strange Languages, and Useful Miracles; 7. The "Q" Question; 8. Elegies for the Book; 9. Operating Systems, Attention Structures, and the Edge of Chaos; 10. Conversation with a Curmudgeon; Index
Control code
646068363
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xv, 285 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780226468846
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other physical details
illustrations
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
264637
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)646068363
Label
The electronic word : democracy, technology, and the arts, Richard A. Lanham
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Preface; Acknowledgments; 1. The Electronic Word: Literary Study and the Digital Revolution; 2. Digital Rhetoric and the Digital Arts; 3. Twenty Years After: Digital Decorum and Bi-stable Allusions; 4. The Extraordinary Convergence: Democracy, Technology, Theory, and the University Curriculum; 5. Electronic Textbooks and University Structures; 6. Strange Lands, Strange Languages, and Useful Miracles; 7. The "Q" Question; 8. Elegies for the Book; 9. Operating Systems, Attention Structures, and the Edge of Chaos; 10. Conversation with a Curmudgeon; Index
Control code
646068363
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xv, 285 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780226468846
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other physical details
illustrations
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
264637
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)646068363

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