Content tagged "programming"
Event: Tuesday, January 17, 2017 @ 1:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Nick Montfort will lead participants in exploring computer programs through modification and as they start learning the fundamentals of programming
“By supporting channels for dutiful citizenship by way of policy, design decisions, or changing governance models, designers can create channels that foster dutiful citizenship while connecting with youth interests.”
Posted by Nick Montfort
Nick Montfort reveals programming to be not merely a technical exercise within given constraints but a tool for sketching, brainstorming, and inquiring about important topics.
Event: Tuesday, January 20, 2015 - Wednesday, January 21, 2015
“A knitting pattern is actually a more or less complex algorithm with the difference being that the output is directly wearable like 3D printing.”
Event: Wednesday, January 7, 2015 @ 10:00 am - 5:00 pm
How to think with computation, how computation and media interact, and how computing is part of culture.
Posted by Chris Peterson S.M., Comparative Media Studies, 2013
“In making @mitblogs_ebooks, I learned a lot, and sometimes the thing I made even makes me laugh because of how weird it is.”
Event: Thursday, May 9, 2013 @ 5:00 pm - 6:00 pm
Co-authors will discuss the nature of their collaboration facilitated by structured conversations and writing done online and in person.
Event: Wednesday, January 9, 2013 @ 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Let’s talk about what it means to start reading code differently, as cultural objects and statements. Let’s raise the questions that need to be raised.
Posted by Andrew Whitacre
Nick Montfort and Stephanie Strickland publish Sea and Spar Between, a poetry generator based on text from the poems of Emily Dickinson and Melville’s Moby-Dick.
Event: Friday, February 20, 2009 @ 12:00 pm
Nick Montfort on a new interactive fiction system that draws on narrative theory and computational linguistics to allow the transformation of the narrating.