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READING # 3 — for April 3rd

Art74 Introduction to Digital Media Spring 09Mon-Weds.  12:30pm-3:20pm room 237

Instructor: Steve Durie, Office:325
Office Hrs: Weds 10:00am-12pm (Please e-mail for appointment)

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Natlie Bookchin — the intruder page 30 —
Shu Lea Cheang — Brandon page 36 —
Etoy — Toywar page 42
Olia Lialina – My boyfriend came back from the war page 60, —
Jennifer and Kevin McCoy page 64 Horror Chase — video & site
Every Shot Every Episode — site
Mouchette page 66 —
ArtMark — Artmark page 80 —
Young-Hae Chang Heavy Industries — Bust down the door again page 94 —!.html

Questions for Reading 3 — Narrative vs. Non – Narrative and Identity

Q1 Look up the defination of Hypertext ( wikipedia) and choose the best 2 art projects from the artists above that best exmplfiy that concept. Give reasons.

Q2 From these same examples please describe 2 examples that use the more conventional linear sense of narrative and 2 examples that still create narrative, even if its not linear. Lastly name 2 more where the material is interested in the nature of narrative vs. non-narrative based infomation. Give reasons.

Q3. Which examples seem to rely on the idea that content producers of digital media can create and/or control their identity. Give reasons.

Q4. Discuss as a group what are some of the common themes, subjects, activities and cliches that you think are the best stories from the internet.

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