| Humanities and Technology: Multiple Literacies in a Digital
and Technology: Multiple Literacies in a Digital Culture"
is a three-part series that will begin to explore some complex
issues concerning the changing nature of literacy. The series
will address three (however overlapping) audiences: UCI
students, Humanities and other UCI faculty, and the wider
public. Sponsored by HumaniTech and the Humanities Center.
and Technology: Multiple Literacies in a Digital Culture
October 23, 2000 | 3:30-5 PM | 135 Humanities Instructional
Featuring Nicolaos Alexopoulos, Dean of
the School of Engineering; Steven Mailloux,
Professor of English; Maria Pantelia, Professor
of Classics; and Debra Richardson, Chair
of Information and Computer Science. Moderated by John
Smith, Professor of German and Director of the
UCI Humanities Center.
Co-sponsored by HumaniTech and the UCI Humanities Center.
Web We Weave... in Humanities" Teaching Colloquy
November 7, 2000 | 12-1:30 PM
Hugh Roberts of English and Comparative Literature
and Alice Fahs of History. With course
release grants they have received from the School, they
have each been developing new course websites. Hugh has
been exploring a modular approach to the study of English
prosody. Alice has incorporated collections of images into
her teaching of cultural history.
Hugh will present what they have done so far in their development
of course websites and share with you the good and the not
as good, the ups and the downs, of their venture into course
Deep Reading in a Digital Age
27, 2001 | 5-6:30 PM | 135 Humanities Instructional Building
Revolutionary new media alter the ways in which we think
and perceive. How we read literature differs from how we
read text on the Internet. Gregory Crane,
Professor of Classics at Tufts; Editor of the Perseus Project,
considers ways to develop digital environments that promode
the sort of critical skills taught in the Humanities. Co-sponsored
by HumaniTech and the UCI Humanities Center.
Chat: "Technology, Society, Humanities"
31, 2001 | 7:00 PM | 100 Humanities Instructional Building
Featuring Katherine Hayles, UCLA Professor
of English, to represent the academy, and Henry
Samueli, Co-Chair of Broadcom, to represent the
Moderator: J. Hillis Miller, UCI Professor
of English. Co-sponsored by HumaniTech and the UCI Humanities
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