Mark Hansen’s “Bodies in Code” continued

Here, I will continue my reading and notes from the introductory chapter of Hansen’s Bodies in Code.  Throughout the introduction, Hansen turns to the work of Myron Krueger, a pioneer in mixed reality thinking.  Krueger, says Hansen, looks at the interface of human and computer to argue that the body is the mediator between the computer and…

Game Mods and Autonomy in the Cyber-Public Sphere

This is a proposal for a larger body of work focusing on authorship and identity in cyberspace. I’m trying to look into the re-appropriation of programs, software, and tools that are turning Internet users into producers of various types of media. I’m interested in what happens when people start to use programs made available to…