Eloquent Images: Word and Image in the Age of New Media / Edition 1

Eloquent Images: Word and Image in the Age of New Media / Edition 1

by Mary E. Hocks
     
 

Essays on the enduring complex relationship between word and image, from hieroglyphics to new media.See more details below

Overview

Essays on the enduring complex relationship between word and image, from hieroglyphics to new media.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780262083171
Publisher:
MIT Press
Publication date:
07/13/2003
Edition description:
First Edition
Pages:
328
Product dimensions:
7.00(w) x 9.00(h) x 1.00(d)

Table of Contents

Introduction : eloquent images1
1Critical theory and the challenge of new media19
2Seriously visible37
3The dialogics of new media : video, visualization, and narrative in Red planet : scientific and cultural encounters with Mars61
4Recovering the multimedia history of writing in the public texts of ancient Egypt89
5Digital images and classical persuasion117
6The word as image in an age of digital reproduction137
7Same difference : evolving conclusions about textuality and new media159
8Illustrations, images, and anti-illustrations179
9Cognitive and educational implications of visually rich media : images and imagination201
10Feminist cyborgs live on the World Wide Web : international and not so international contexts219
11Unheimlich maneuver : self-image and identificatory practice in virtual reality environments237
12Eloquent interfaces : humanities-based analysis in the age of hypermedia257
13Writing a story in virtual reality283

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