Virtual Society: Identity, Interaction and Interface Design
Reading assignment (due Monday March 16):
- Walker, Janet; Sproull, Lee; and Subramani, R. 1994. Using a human face in an interface. Human Factors in Computing Systems, Boston, MA, April 24-28, 1994.
- Thórisson, Kristinn Rúnar. 1995. Computational Characteristics of Multimodal Dialogue. AAAI Fall Symposium on Embodied Language and Action. MIT, Nov. 1995.
- Zebrowitz, Leslie A. 1997. Reading Faces. Boulder, CO: Westview Press. (chapter 2).
- Suler, John. The Psychology of Avatars.
Please read all of these papers and send me the URL of a 1-2 page critique of one of them by Monday afternoon. Your critique will be posted on this site.
The first three readings are available in the bin on the desk near the entrance to the d+i area, the fourth is online.