Categories
Presentations

Fluttering Codes: A Cultural History of the Spit Flap

 

On November 23, 2020, the University of Pennsylvania’s Workshop on the History of Materials Texts hosted a “Writing on Objects” roadshow, and I shared “Fluttering Codes: A Cultural History of the Split Flap Display”; my presentation starts at around 22:00 [the above images are referenced in the talk]

Image: Alex Liivet, Solari Board, via Flickr CC BY 2.0