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Cover of: Multimedia | Randall Packer, Ken Jordan, Richard Wagner, F.T. Marinetti, Bruno Corra, Emilio Settimelli, Arnaldo Ginna, Giacomo Balla, Remo Chiti, László Moholy-Nagy, Dick Higgins, Bill Kluver, Nam June Paik, Norbert Wiener, J. C. R. Licklider, Douglas Englebart, John Cage, Roy Ascott, Myron W. Krueger, Alan Kay, Jeffrey Shaw, Vannevar Bush, Ted Nelson, Adele Goldberg, Richard A. Bolt, Marc Canter, Tim Berners-Lee, George Landow, Paul Delany, Morton Heilig, Ivan Edward Sutherland, Fisher, Scott, Gibson, William, Marcos Novak, Daniel Sandin, Thomas DeFanti, Carolina Cruz-Neira, Char Davies, William Burroughs, Allan Kaprow, Bill Viola, Lynn Hershman, Kit Galloway, Sherrie Rabinowitz, Pierre Levy, Janet Murray
About the Book

Foreword by William Gibson

Coda by Laurie Anderson

Overture by Randall Packer and Ken Jordan

I. Integration

  1. Richard Wagner, "Outlines of the Artwork of the Future"

  2. F. T. Marinetti, Bruno Corra, Emilio Settimelli, Arnaldo Ginna, Giacomo Balla, Remo Chiti, “The Futurist Cinema”

  3. László Moholy-Nagy, “Theater, Circus, Variety”

  4. Richard Higgins, “Intermedia”

  5. Billy Klüver, “The Great Northeastern Power Failure”

  6. Nam June Paik, “Cybernated Art” and “Art and Satellite”
    II. Interactivity

  7. Norbert Wiener, “Cybernetics in History”

  8. J.C.R. Licklider, “Man-Computer Symbiosis”

  9. Douglas Engelbart, “Augmenting Human Intellect: A Conceptual Framework”

  10. John Cage, “Diary: Audience 1966”

  11. Roy Ascott, “Behaviourist Art and the Cybernetic Vision”

  12. Myron Krueger, “Responsive Environments”

  13. Alan Kay, “User Interface: A Personal View”

  14. Jeffrey Shaw, "Modalities of Interactivity and Virtuality"

III. Hypermedia

  1. Vannevar Bush, “As We May Think”

  2. Ted Nelson, excerpt from Computer Lib/Dream Machines

  3. Alan Kay and Adele Goldberg, “Personal Dynamic Media”

  4. Richard A. Bolt, "Spatial Data-Management"

  5. Marc Canter, “The New Workstation: CD ROM Authoring Systems”

  6. Tim Berners-Lee, “Information Management: A Proposal”

  7. George Landow and Paul Delany, “Hypertext, Hypermedia and Literary Studies: The State of the Art”

IV. Immersion

  1. Morton Heilig, “The Cinema of the Future”

  2. Ivan Sutherland, “The Ultimate Display”

  3. Scott Fisher, “Virtual Interface Environments”

  4. William Gibson, “Academy Leader”

  5. Marcos Novak, “Liquid Architectures in Cyberspace”

  6. Daniel Sandin, Thomas DeFanti, and Carolina Cruz-Neira, “A Room with a View”

  7. Char Davies, "Changing Space: Virtual Reality as an Arena of Embodied Being"

V. Narrativity

  1. William Burroughs, “The Future of the Novel”

  2. Allan Kaprow, “Untitled Guidelines for Happenings”

  3. Bill Viola, “Will There Be Condominiums in Data Space?”

  4. Lynn Hershman, “The Fantasy Beyond Control”

  5. Roy Ascott, “Is There Love in the Telematic Embrace?"

  6. Kit Galloway and Sherrie Rabinowitz, "Welcome to 'Electronic Café International': A Nice Place for Hot Coffee, Iced Tea, & Virtual Space"

  7. Pavel Curtis, “Mudding: Social Phenomena in Text-Based Virtual Realities”

  8. Pierre Lévy, “The Art and Architecture of Cyberspace”

  9. Janet Murray, "Agency"

Excerpts

I can, these years later, quite clearly see the shape of the chip I had on my shoulder when I wrote and/or assembled the piece that now stands as my contribution to the discourse charted in this collection.
added by Lisa. "first sentence"

4 editions First published in 2002

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Multimedia: From Wagner to Virtual Reality, Expanded Edition
December 16, 2002, W. W. Norton & Company
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Multimedia: From Wagner to Virtual Reality, Expanded Edition
December 16, 2002, W. W. Norton & Company
in English
Cover of: Multimedia
Multimedia: from Wagner to virtual reality
2002, Norton
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Cover of: Multimedia
Multimedia: From Wagner to Virtual Reality
2002, W. W. Norton & Company
Paperback in English - Expanded ed.

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