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Literature Circle Spring 2011

January 27: Introduction to Media Aesthetics
Zettl, H.: Applied Media Aesthetics, in “Sight Sound Motion: Applied Media Aesthetics,” Fifth Edition, p. 3-17, 2008. Wadsworth. Chapter

February 3: Ambient Music Experience
Trigg, D.: Furniture Music, Hotel Lobbies, and Banality: Can We Speak of a Disinterested Space?, in “Space and Culture,” Vol. 9, No. 4 (2006), p. 418-428. Article
Satie, E.: Furniture Music, Part 1: Curtain of a Voting Booth, 5:56, (1917) Sound file
Eno, B.: Ambient 1: Music for Airports, Part 1/1, 17:25, (1978)

February 11: Product Aesthetics
Hekkert, P.: Design aesthetics: principles of pleasure in design, in “Psychology Science,” Vol. 48, 2006 (2), p. 157 - 172. Article

February 17: Design and Everyday Aesthetics
Csikszentmihalyi, M.: Design and Order in Everyday Life, in “The Idea of Design,” edited by Margolin, V. & Buchanan, R., MIT Press, 2000, p. 118-126.

February 24: Introduction to Design Ethnography - 15:00-16:00 in Green Holken
IAGA: Ethnography Primer,, 2007, p. 1-19. Folder

March 3: Social Interaction - 15:00-16:00 in Green Holken
Aronson, E.: Social Cognition, in “The Social Animal”, Eights Edition, Worth Publishers, 1999, p. 115-177. Article

March 10: Ethnographic Methods - 15:00-16:00 in Green Holken
Blomberg, J.: Ethnographic Field Methods and Their Relation to Design, in “Participatory Design: Principles and Practices”, edited by Schuler, D. & Namioka, A., Lawrence Erlbaum Associates, 1993, p. 123-155. Chapter

March 17: The Core of Ethnography - 15:00-16:00 in Green PC Holken
Agar, M.: Ethnography, in “The Professional Stranger”, Academic Press, 1980, p. 113-131. Chapter

March 24: People and Technology - 15:00-16:00 in Green Holken
Suchman, L., Blomberg, J., Orr, J. & Trigg, R.: Reconstructing Technologies as Social Practice, in “American Behavioral Scientist”, Vol. 43 No. 3, November/December 1999, p. 392-408. Article

March 31: Ethnographic Outputs - 16:00-17:00 in Banana Holken
Diggins, T. & Tolmie, P.: The ‘adequate’ design of ethnographic outputs for practice: some explorations of the characteristics of design resources, in “Personal Ubiquitous Computing”, (2003) 7, p. 147–158. Article

April 7: Service Design Thinking - 16:00-17:00 in Conference room Administration
Clatworthy, S.: AT-ONE: Becoming at-one with your customers, in “This is Service Design Thinking”, by Stickdorn, M. & Scheider, J., BIS Publishers, (2010) , p. 136-143. Chapter

April 11: Ethnography and Design Practice - 16:00-17:00 in Black Room
Dourish, P.: Implications for Design, in the Proceedings of CHI 2006 Conference, ACM, p. 541–550. Paper

The circle will end here for this semester due to the IxD1’s extensive project workload.

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