Since the topic of my research paper is net artist Natalie Bookchin, I’m going to be living, eating, and breathing her work all through the holiday while I write up 6-8 pages on the phenomenology of her art vis-a-vis the role of new media in the formation of a new postmodern cultural psyche.
(No, I didn’t understand that either.)
First stop: The Intruder — the short story by Jorge Luis Borges, interactively rendered as a set of classic arcade games. The manner in which each game is played speaks for the content of the passage being reinterpreted.
Metapet.net — simulating the office of tomorrow, where you help a genetically modified mutant employee in realizing the economic goals of a company in the ultra-capitalist future.
Searching for the Truth — seek the Answer from the search engines.
May the turkeys of Thursday sustain me in my research.