Lev Manovich, Databases, and Me

This week’s assigned reading was Lev Manovich The Language of New Media (Cambridge, Mass. & London, England: The MIT Press, 2001). I suspect I might have gotten more out of parts of this book if I had a better grounding in film/cinematic theory, or in art theory at least. There were digressions which were opaque […]

Draft Grant Proposal: Questions

What is your inquiry question? What happened during the British capture of Washington in August 1814, and where? What do you want your users to learn? The impact, physical and psychological, of the British capture and destruction of Washington in August 1814. What is your methodological stance? The exhibit takes a spatial social history approach, […]