Digital Is (K)not
Paper sketches, sticky notes and daybooks are scattered around a table at Jackson’s Java. Lil, Lacy and Steve sit in the midst of the paper with more words and images on laptops, ipads and smart phones.
“We need to show the complexity in all this stuff, something that gets at the ideas we were reading about in the Fraiberg piece (College Composition and Communication, 62 (2010),100-126.”
“We need this drawing in your daybook, Lil, laid over this sketch Steve has…”
“And it needs to show how it all moves around.”
They try out several drawing programs to show the people and the ideas and the lines that connect them.
“It still seems flat.”
“Oh! Remember that video we saw Elyse post on Digital Is? We need one of those moving word things!”