Bodies in Code: Interfaces with Digital Media by Mark B. N. Hansen

By Mark B. N. Hansen

Bodies in Code explores how bodies event and adapt to electronic environments. Cyberculture theorists have tended to miss organic fact whilst speaking approximately digital fact, and Mark B. N. Hansen's booklet exhibits what they have been lacking. our on-line world is anchored within the physique, he argues, and it is the body--not high-tech machine graphics--that permits an individual to believe like they're particularly "moving" via digital truth. after all those digital studies also are profoundly affecting our very figuring out of what it skill to reside as embodied beings.

Hansen attracts upon contemporary paintings in visible tradition, cognitive technological know-how, and new media reviews, in addition to examples of special effects, web pages, and new media paintings, to teach how bodies are in many ways already changing into virtual.

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