Selected Bibliography for MFA students

Interface culture: How New Technology Transforms the Way We Create and Communicate by Steven Johnson ISBN: 0062514822

Machine Beauty: Elegance and the heart of technology:

by David Gelernter ISBN 0465045162

Digital Character Animation by George Maestri ISBN 1562055593

Being Digital by Nicholas Negroponte ISBN 0679439196

Release 2.1 A Design for Living in the Digital Age by Esther Dyson ISBN 0-7679- 0012-x

Technoscience and Cyberculture Edited by Stanley Aronowitz et al ISBN 0-415-91176-1

Electronic Culture Edited by Timothy Druckery ISBN 0-89381-678-7

Art and Technology by AD (Art and Design magazine) ISBN 1-85490-221-0

Digital Imaging for Visual Artists by Grotta and Grotta ISBN 0-07-025067-7

Immersed in Technology Art and Virtual Environments Edited by Mary Anne Moser ISBN 0-262-631830

The Visual Display of Quantitative Information by Edward R. Tufte Graphics Press; ISBN: 096139210X

Designing Information Technology in the Postmodern Age Richard Coyne MIT Press

Envisioning Information -- Edward R. Tufte Graphics Press; ISBN: 0961392118

Visual Explanations : Images and Quantities, Evidence and Narrative -- Edward R.

Tufte, et al; Graphics Press; ISBN: 0961392126

The Design of Everyday Things; Donald A. Norman Currency/Doubleday; ISBN: 0385267746

Information Architects; Richard Saul Wurman Watson-Guptill Pubns;

ISBN: 1888001380

The Reconfigured Eye: Visual Truth in the Post-Photographic Era by William Mitchell ISBN # 0-262-13286-9 (c) 1992 MIT press *

In Our Own Image by Fred Ritchin, Aperture Press 1990

Snow Crash by Neal Stephenson

Storming the reality studio a casebook of Cyberpunk and Postmodern Fiction Editedby Larry McCaffery Duke University Press ISBN 0-8224-1168-2

Mind over Media Creative thinking skills for electronic media by Von Wolfe

Cyberspace: First steps Edited by Michael Benedikt MIT Press

ISBN # 0-262-52177-6

Technopoly: The Surrender of Culture to Technology By Neil Postman Vintage Books a division of Random House. ISBN # 0-679-74540-8

Neuromancer by William Gibson. Ace Books ISBN # 0-441-56959-5

Flatland Edwin A Abbot Penguin Books ISBN # 0-451-52290-7

Hyperreality By Jean Baudrillard

The Medium is the Message


Global Village: Transformations in World Life and Media in the 21st Century by Marshall McCluhan & Bruce R Powers Oxford University Press ISBN# 0-19- 507910-8

Art of the Electronic Age by Frank Popper Thames and Hudson

ISBN # 0-500-27918-7

The Electronic Word: Democracy, Technology and the Arts by Richard A Lanham University of Chicago Press ISBN # 0-226-46885-2

Art in the age of Mechanical Reproduction by Walter Benjamin

Art After Modernism: Rethinking Representation Edited by Brian Wallis David R. Godine Inc, ISBN # 0-87923-632-9

Camera Lucida by Roland Barthes

Blasted Allegories An Anthology of Writings by Contemporary Artists Edited by Brian Wallis MIT Press ISBN # 0-262-73086-3

The Originality of the Avante-Garde and Other Modernist Myths By Rosalind Krauss MIT Press ISBN # 0-262-61046-9

Discourses: Conversations in Postmodern Art and Culture Edited By Russel Ferguson, William Olander, Marcia Tucker and Karen Fiss with a photographic sketchbook by John Baldessari MIT Press ISBN # 0-262-06125-2

Art After Philosophy and After Collected Writings Edited by Gabriele Guerico Forward By Jean-Francois Lyotard MIT Press ISBN # 0-262-11157-8