[Humanist] 25.847 interfaces and fingers

Humanist Discussion Group willard.mccarty at mccarty.org.uk
Mon Mar 26 08:01:16 CEST 2012


                 Humanist Discussion Group, Vol. 25, No. 847.
            Department of Digital Humanities, King's College London
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        Date: Sun, 25 Mar 2012 11:05:15 +0000
        From: Martin Mueller <martinmueller at northwestern.edu>
        Subject: Re: [Humanist] 25.844 interfaces and fingers
        In-Reply-To: <20120325075721.BCAF3275339 at woodward.joyent.us>


An excellent and charming piece in best tradition of a German Feuilleton.
At the end it quotes the title of a Swiss book "Head and Hand: about the
inseparability of man," which is not a bad summary of the whole thing.

On 3/25/12 2:57 AM, "Humanist Discussion Group"
<willard.mccarty at mccarty.org.uk> wrote:

>                 Humanist Discussion Group, Vol. 25, No. 844.
>            Department of Digital Humanities, King's College London
>                       www.digitalhumanities.org/humanist
>                Submit to: humanist at lists.digitalhumanities.org
>
>
>
>        Date: Sat, 24 Mar 2012 08:51:11 -0700 (PDT)
>        From: Laval Hunsucker <amoinsde at yahoo.com>
>        Subject: Interfaces and fingers
>        In-Reply-To: <20120324073814.01D04258FDB at woodward.joyent.us>
>
>I just ran across an opinion piece by Eduard Kaeser ( a Swiss
>physics and philosophy teacher ) in the "Literatur und Kunst"
>section of today's Neue Zürcher Zeitung Online which I thought
>might well be interesting also to many a digital humanist. It's called
>"Intelligenz braucht Finger : Über die Haptik des Schreibens und
>das Schicksal des Körpers im digitalen Zeitalter" and can be found
>at
>http://www.nzz.ch/nachrchtenakultur/literatur_und_kunst/intelligenz_brauch
>t_finger_1.16040351.html
><http://www.nzz.ch/nachrichten/kultur/literatur_und_kunst/intelligenz_brau
>cht_finger_1.16040351.html>
>
>- Laval Hunsucker
>  Breukelen, Nederland
>  24 March 2012




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