Humanist Discussion Group, Vol. 33, No. 770. Department of Digital Humanities, King's College London Hosted by King's Digital Lab www.dhhumanist.org Submit to: firstname.lastname@example.org Date: 2020-04-15 11:48:01+00:00 From: Francois Lachance
Subject: Two + Cs < Re: [Humanist] 33.767: a game of adjectives Willard I would add three to your list (almost as a sublist) Communal Convivial Concrete The remind me of the three Cs of Construttivisit Learning Theory https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Constructivism_(philosophy_of_education) Create - - Communicate - - Collaborate Can be called up of down for a number of players. Can afford different temporalities for each activity. Need not be goal-directed (i.e. free play, pure research may (or may not) game the system) F François Lachance Scholar-at-large Wannabe Professor of Theoretical and Applied Rhetoric http://www.chass.utoronto.ca/~lachance https://berneval.hcommons.org to think is often to sort, to store and to shuffle: humble, embodied tasks > On Apr 15, 2020, at 3:34 AM, Humanist wrote: > > Humanist Discussion Group, Vol. 33, No. 767. > Department of Digital Humanities, King's College London > Hosted by King's Digital Lab > www.dhhumanist.org > Submit to: email@example.com > > > > > Date: 2020-04-14 09:54:42+00:00 > From: Willard McCarty > Subject: a game of adjectives > > In lapses from reading and writing, I have been making a list of > qualities that at least for me characterise digital computing. This is > an invitation to question and especially to contribute additional > adjectives to the following list, keeping to single words wherever > possible. Here it is so far: > > physical > temporal > finite > discrete > reductive > fast > interactive > useful > > My own intention is not to be parsimonious, at least not in the > beginning. We might eventually want to boil down a watery mixture to a > stubbornly irreducible essence, or to group or categorise, but for now > toss in whatever comes to mind. I promise to keep track and, when > contributions peter out, to publish the result on Humanist. > > Let the game begin! > > Yours, > WM > > -- > Willard McCarty (www.mccarty.org.uk/), > Professor emeritus, Department of Digital Humanities, King's College > London; Editor, Interdisciplinary Science Reviews > (www.tandfonline.com/loi/yisr20) and Humanist (www.dhhumanist.org) _______________________________________________ Unsubscribe at: http://dhhumanist.org/Restricted List posts to: firstname.lastname@example.org List info and archives at at: http://dhhumanist.org Listmember interface at: http://dhhumanist.org/Restricted/ Subscribe at: http://dhhumanist.org/membership_form.php
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