|Professor David Porush
Tel: (518) 276-8262
Office: Sage 4402
Office Hours: Tues 1-2 and by appt.
|Aug 26:||Introductory-A Brief History of Science and Culture.|
|Sept 2:||**No Class: Labor Day** Finish Ender's Game.|
|Sept 9:||Finish CP Snow and George Levine essays.|
|Sept 16:||Cyberspace and the New Metaphysics. Finish Neuromancer.|
|Sept 23:||**No Class: Yom Kippur**|
|Sept 30:||Finish Count Zero.|
|Oct 7:||Film-Blade Runner. Finish Mona Lisa Overdrive.|
|Oct 14:||**No Class: Fall Break**|
|Oct 21:||Finish Snow Crash. JOURNALS DUE.|
|Oct 28:||FIVE-PAGE ANALYTICAL ESSAY DUE.|
|Nov 4:||Film-Magna Animation: Ghost in the Shell.|
|Nov 11:||Finish He, She, and It.
Read Hardaway Essay.
Video-ST:TNG "Measure of a Man".
|Nov 18:||Video-Lawnmower Man.|
|Nov 25:||Finish The Diamond Age.|
|Dec 2:||Back to the Future
Philosophical Problems and their Continuity in VR.
|Dec 9:||FINAL PAPER AND JOURNALS DUE.|