REQUIRED reading for all students in ART 703 and ART 451

Interface Culture : How New Technology Transforms the Way We Create and Communicate
by Steven A. Johnson
Harper San Francisco; ISBN: 0062514822

The Language of New Media
by Lev Manovich
The MIT press ISBN 0-262-13374-1

by William Gibson
Ace Books; ISBN: 0441569595

Snow Crash
by Neal Stephenson
Bantam Spectra; ISBN: 0553562614

In the Beginning... was the command line
by Neal Stephenson
Avon Books ISBN 0-380-81593-1


Anything from Leonardo at MIT Press

In the Beginning... was the command line
by Neal Stephenson
Avon Books ISBN 0-380-81593-1

Design Fundamentals for the Digital Age
Linda Holtzschue and Ed Noriega

John Wiley and Sons a subsidiary of Van Nostrand Reinhold ISBN 0471287865

The Age of Spiritual Machines : When Computers Exceed Human Intelligence
by Ray Kurzweil
Viking Pr; ISBN: 0670882178

Learning the Unix Operating System (Nutshell Handbook)
by Jerry D. Peek, Grace Todino, John Strang
O'Reilly & Associates; ISBN: 156592390

In the Absence of the Sacred : The Failure of Technology and the Survival of the Indian Nations
by Jerry Mander
Sierra Club Books; ISBN: 0871565099

The Inmates Are Running the Asylum : Why High Tech Products Drive Us Crazy and How To Restore The Sanity
by Alan Cooper (Preface), Paul Saffo
Sams; ISBN: 0672316498

Software Project Survival Guide
by Steve C. McConnell, Steve M. McConnell
Microsoft Press; ISBN: 1572316217

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

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

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

Hyperreality By Jean Baudrillard

The Medium is the Message and 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