Innovation and the Digital

I am retiring next month after 34 happy years teaching at MIIS. During that time, my instructional capacity and confidence have been sustained and enriched by a variety of digital advances.  From word processing and Read More

Digital Pedantry

Last week in one of my class meetings, I presented the following on a slide in anticipation of my students writing a paper about gender representation in television:   Do not use “female” or “male” Read More

What to do with IT

  Buy it, use it, break it, fix it, Trash it, change it, mail, upgrade it, Charge it, point it, zoom it, press it, Snap it, work it, quick, erase it, Write it, cut it, Read More

Work, Art, Play

For me, “the digital” is a place to make art, work with fellow artists, build community and play with new technology. When I was nine-years-old my Dad got the family a shoulder mounted VHS camcorder. Read More

Digital As Life

“What time is it?” Do you answer… “7:43,” or “It’s about quarter to eight.” Depends whether you’re looking at a digital or analog clock. One enables you to immediately give the precise answer. The other Read More

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