This poster presentation will demonstrate several aspects of the new electronic publication Vectors Journal of Culture and Technology in a Dynamic Vernacular, together with its conception, mandates, infrastructure and funding, as well as its attempts at community building, and innovative collaborative design and interface development process. It is designed to spark discussion about the future of electronic publishing and its potential impact across a broad spectrum of academic output.
- Steve Anderson, Los Angeles, CA, USA: Curator, critic, creator of digital media and Assistant Professor of Interactive Media at the USC School of Cinema-Television, Associate Editor of Vectors: Journal of Culture and Technology in a Dynamic Vernacular and Associate Director of the Institute for Multimedia Literacy at USC.
- Tara McPherson, San Francisco, CA, USA: New Media researcher, Chair and Associate Professor of Critical Studies in USC’s School of Cinema-TV, Co-Editor of Hop on Pop: The Politics and Pleasures of Popular Culture, author of Reconstructing Dixie: Race, Gender, and Nostalgia in the Imagined South, and editor of Vectors.
- Craig Dietrich, San Francisco, CA, USA: Technologist and new media artist, User Interface Engineer of Vectors.’ Journal of Culture and Technology in a Dynamic Vernacular, and MFA candidate for Intermedia Studies at The University of Iowa.