Remediating Speech in the Museyroom

From Rhetorical Delivery As Technological Discourse Getting from Isocrates to McLuhan by way of the Liberal Arts Curriculum Who’s tipping whom? Mind yer hats goan in. Culture wars McCorkle explains the transition to writing by rhetorical mechanisms, driven and shaped by rhetoricians, specifically Isocrates. Isocrates becomes the manifestation of the otherwise invisible forces in McLuhan.… Continue reading Remediating Speech in the Museyroom

Remediation in Benjamin Calls for 21st Century Arcades Project

Bolter and Grusin (Remediation) see new media remediating old until the new media becomes established as a media and media-specific affordances become available. Benjamin sees remediation in new materials. When iron, for instance, was introduced in sculpture it took on forms from wood. Benjamin sees this as a failure to see the new in the… Continue reading Remediation in Benjamin Calls for 21st Century Arcades Project