Creating A Digital Exhibit

Pros and cons must be weighed before an exhibit goes into the planning stages.Roy Rosenzweig and Daniel Cohen discussed the positive and negative aspects of digital exhibits in last week’s readings. The most obvious plus is that the collection becomes more accessible to the public. Anyone with an internet connection will be able to experience the digital exhibit, but […]

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Reflections on Paul Young’s Media on Display: A Telegraphic History of Early American Cinema

  Paul Young’s discussion of the telegraphic history of early American cinema is focused on the substantial power that telegraphy and film wield over concepts of time and space. The use of telegraphs in early filmmaking allowed for a more complex story to be presented. More subtly, cinema created a stage for the mode of […]

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