Earlier Media Influence on Web Media Form
Thesis submitted for the degree of Dr. Art to the Faculty of Arts, University of Oslo, May 2003. Accepted for public defense in a disputation by the Faculty of Arts, November 2003. The public disputation was held December 11th, 2003.
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Table of Contents
- Four Axes of Rhetorical Convergence
Download in pdf format (106 pages, 9.4 MB).
A shorter version published in Dichtung Digital 30 (4/2003)
- Reading-View(s)ing the Über-box
Previously published in Cybertext Yearbook 2001. Red. Markku Eskelinen and Raine Koskimaa. Jyväskylä: Nykykulttuurin Tuttkimuskeskuksen Julkaisuja, 2002. 99-110
- Rhetorical Convergence: Studying Web Media
Previously published in Digital Media Revisited. Eds. Gunnar Liestøl, Andrew Morrison and Terje Rasmussen. Cambridge: MIT Press, 2003.
- Semiotics of the World Wide Web
- Linearity and Multicursality in WWW Documentaries
Previously published in Hypertext '01: Proceedings of the Twelfth ACM Conference of Hypertext and Hypermedia. Ed. Hugh Davis, Yellowlees Douglas and David G. Durand. New York: Association for Computing Machinery, 2001. 185-194
- Interactive Graphics
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- Presenting Photographs
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- Combining Video and Writing
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- Quests and Worlds: Two Figures of Computer Game Rhetoric
- List of References and Appendix
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A list with links to all the 60 Web sites analysed is also online