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09.1: Possible Disappearance / Database Testimony

09.1: Possible Disappearance / Data...

humanities + digital Visual Interpretations conference May 2010

Added over 4 years ago | 00:10:34 | 9061 views

Speaker: Ben Miller, MIT. Moderator: Nick Seaver, MIT. Abstract: Visual modeling of databases, when applied to the problematic of witnessing traumatic events, offers a way to structure testimony's logical relations and text. Without...

Viewing and Navigating the Historical Context of News

Viewing and Navigating the Historic...

humanities + digital Visual Interpretations conference May 2010

Added over 4 years ago | 00:10:58 | 7244 views

Speaker: Earl Wagner, MIT. Moderator: Madeleine Clare Elish, MIT. Abstract: By distilling and applying the expectations and judgment that constitute an informed perspective, computer systems can provide those unfamiliar with a topic ...

White Flight: Complexity, Optics, and Visualization as Evasion

White Flight: Complexity, Optics, a...

humanities + digital Visual Interpretations conference May 2010

Added over 4 years ago | 00:27:04 | 5481 views

Speaker: Ted Byfield, Parsons the New School for Design, New School University. Moderator: Nick Seaver. Abstract: Information design and data visualization are often justified with appeals to heroic formulations like "massive flows...

The area told as a story. An inquiry into the relationship between verbal and map-based expressions of geographical information

The area told as a story. An inquir...

humanities + digital Visual Interpretations conference May 2010

Added over 4 years ago | 00:20:54 | 11232 views

Speaker: Oyvind Eide, Kings College. Moderator: Nick Seaver, MIT. Abstract: The paper will present my PhD work. The primary objective is to explore how people reflect and communicate about geography. Why do some groups of people, e....

Closing panel part 3 of 3

Closing panel part 3 of 3

humanities + digital Visual Interpretations conference May 2010

Added over 4 years ago | 00:20:39 | 7437 views

Speakers: Mike Danziger, Lev Manovich, Nick Montfort, Christopher York. Moderator: Kurt Fendt

Visual argumentation: How Visual Rhetorical Figures Shape the Perception of Information

Visual argumentation: How Visual Rh...

humanities + digital Visual Interpretations conference May 2010

Added over 4 years ago | 00:20:03 | 7910 views

Speaker: Ralph Lengler, University of Sydney. Moderator: Nick Seaver, MIT. Abstract: Some visualizations need not only adequately represent information; their presentation needs also to be effective, leading to a behavior change in ...

Social/Image: A Visual Art/ists Wiki in Theory and Practice

Social/Image: A Visual Art/ists Wik...

humanities + digital Visual Interpretations conference May 2010

Added over 4 years ago | 00:11:05 | 12084 views

Speakers: Amit Ray, Gregory Halpern and Derin Korman, Rochester Institute of Technology. Moderator: Madeleine Clare Elish, MIT. Abstract: While cultural theory has long critiqued the notion of an autonomous creator or object of art,...

Cinemetrics

Cinemetrics

humanities + digital Visual Interpretations conference May 2010

Added over 4 years ago | 00:11:08 | 8491 views

Speakers: Arno Bosse and Keith Brisson, University of Chicago. Moderator: Madeleine Clare Elish, MIT. Abstract: Cinemetrics (http://www.cinemetrics.lv/index.php), is an open-access, interactive website designed to supplement the tra...

Visualizing Feminism: Reframing Cinema in Database Documentary

Visualizing Feminism: Reframing Cin...

humanities + digital Visual Interpretations conference May 2010

Added over 4 years ago | 00:11:43 | 9761 views

Speakers: Gail Vanstone and Carolyn Steele, York University. Moderator: Madeleine Clare Elish, MIT. Abstract: Our session queries the epistemological implications of a installation-based documentary database we are constructing to e...

Preparing for the Future of Freight Transportation

Preparing for the Future of Freight...

Future Freight Flows

Added over 4 years ago | 00:48:01 | 4113 views

Chris Caplice, Transplace Annual Symposium, May 2010

Citizenship in the Age of Complexity

Citizenship in the Age of Complexity

humanities + digital Visual Interpretations conference May 2010

Added over 4 years ago | 00:09:55 | 7046 views

Speaker: Daniel Chamberlain, Occidental College. Moderator: Madeleine Clare Elish, MIT. Abstract: A massive, global financial crisis involving obscure trading products. A healthcare reform effort that extends to thousands of pages a...

Closing panel part 2 of 3

Closing panel part 2 of 3

humanities + digital Visual Interpretations conference May 2010

Added over 4 years ago | 00:12:15 | 8062 views

Speakers: Mike Danziger, Lev Manovich, Nick Montfort, Christopher York. Moderator: Kurt Fendt