Metaphors help us comprehend how digitality weaves, binds, encloses, bridges, spans, and navigates across technologies, spaces, and disciplines (from genomics to urban planning).
Session Chair: David Liu, Department of Religion, Duke University. Discussion Leader: Lev Manovich, Department of Visual Arts, University of California, San Diego.
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- Sylvia Nagl & Sally Jane Norman, Department of Oncology, University College London, Culture Lab, Newcastle University, “Raranga Tangata: The Weaving Together of People”
- Nicole Starosielski, Department of Film and Media Studies, University of California, Santa Barbara, “Reskinning the Digital Surface: Borders and Immobility at the Interface”
- Sarah Sweeney, Digital Media Arts Program, Mercer County Community College, “Way-Finding on the Web: Urban Planning and the Virtual Interface”