Landow, G. P. (). Hypertext Critical Theory and New Media in an Era of Globalization. USA The Johns Hopkins University Press. Publication: Cover Image. · Book. Hypertext Critical Theory and New Media in an Era of Globalization (Parallax: Re-visions of Culture and Society). George P. Landow is the author of Hypertext ( avg rating, 70 ratings, 5 reviews, published ), Hyper/Text/Theory ( avg rating, 27 ratings.
|Published (Last):||23 May 2018|
|PDF File Size:||12.31 Mb|
|ePub File Size:||17.96 Mb|
|Price:||Free* [*Free Regsitration Required]|
Read, highlight, and take notes, across yypertext, tablet, and phone. George Landow’s widely acclaimed Hypertext was the first book to bring together the worlds of literary theory and computer technology. Landow was one of the first scholars to explore the implications of giving readers instant, easy access to a virtual library of sources as well as unprecedented control of what and how they read.
In hypermedia, Landow saw a strikingly literal embodiment of many major points of contemporary literary theory, particularly Derrida’s idea of “de-centering” and Barthes’s conception of the hypertect versus “writerly” text. From Intermedia to Microcosm, Storyspace, and the World Wide Web, Landow offers specific information about the kinds of hypertext, different modes of linking, attitudes toward technology, and the proliferation of pornography and gambling on the Internet.
For the third edition he includes new material on developing Internet-related technologies, considering in particular their increasingly global reach and the social and political implications of this trend as viewed from a postcolonial perspective. He also discusses blogs, interactive film, and the relation of hypermedia to games. Thoroughly expanded and updated, this pioneering work continues to be the “ur-text” landoww hypertext studies. He argues hypeetext with non-linear structures of text, often editable by users, there has been a Account Options Sign in.
Landow was one of the first scholars to explore the implications of giving readers instant, easy access to a virtual library of sources as well as unprecedented control My library Help Advanced Book Search.
Selected pages Title Page.
George P. Landow (Author of Hypertext )
Other editions – View all Hypertext 3. Landow Limited preview – Common terms and phrases active reader annotation appears argues authorship blogs canon cinema clicking collaborative collage conceptions connections context course created critical theory culture Derrida discussion disorientation documents educational effects electronically linked encounter example exist experience fact follow links graphic hyper HyperCard hyperfiction hypermedia HYPERTEXT 3.
References to this book Mediating American Autobiography: Photography in Emerson, Thoreau, Douglass Sean Ross Meehan Snippet view – Connected Minds, Emerging Cultures: Landow is a professor of English and art history at Brown University.