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  • John (Mr. Computer) #1

    John (Mr. Computer) #1

    The tape features a demo for the television show “Wired In.” While the program never actually came to fruition, the footage and demos put together are an interesting look into the the technological trends and innovations of the 1980s. In this video, we watch as computer enthusiast Jon, a.k.a. Mr. Computer, speaks with the Wired In crew about the computer industry. Continue reading

  • [Howard Zinn raw #74]

    Howard Zinn speaking at Campos High School. Continue reading

  • [Howard Zinn raw #73]

    Howard Zinn speaking at Campos High School. Continue reading

  • [Howard Zinn raw #72]

    Howard Zinn speaking at Campos High School. Continue reading

  • [Howard Zinn raw #71]

    Howard Zinn speaking at Campos High School. Continue reading

  • [Howard Zinn raw #2]

    A history teacher leads a discussion with her class at York High School in Oak Park on Howard Zinn’s A People’s History of the United States. They discuss their reactions to the book, his purpose behind writing it, and how it has affected their perpsective on American history. Continue reading

  • [Inner City Art]

    [Inner City Art]

    This video starts out with the videomaker Judith Binder going to a nail salon. She then visits Inner-City Art, an after-school type program for children going to school in the inner city. Following this she goes to Venice Beach and talks with a few homeless people and then tapes along the Boardwalk. Continue reading

  • The Hypercube Projections & Slicing + others

    The Hypercube Projections & Slicing + others

    This tape features two distinct pieces: “Hypercube Projects” and “This Is Early Bird.” At the end of the video there are a series of loading screens and LANDSAT images of San Francisco Bay and the Seattle area. “Hypercube” is an instructional video that describes geometrical transformations–rotations, projections, and slicings–within two, three, and four-dimensional space. The catalog contains a full transcription of the narration. “This Is Early Bird” was produced for CBS as part of a documentary/educational show about Intelsat1, the world’s first commercial communications satellite. The show also includes basic educational introductions about how geosynchronous satellites function and enter their orbits. Continue reading