Lab Reports


Lab #13: Multimodal Text

Lyric videos have existed as long as YouTube has been popular.  I remember watching static pictures of my favorite artists, curated by other fans and YouTube users, as lyrics flashed across the screen.  Instead of going to “metrolyrics.com” or “azlyrics.com”, I could sing along with the music playing in the background.  The […]


Lab 13

REPRINTED LAB REPORT TEXT FROM WRITTEN? KITTEN! FOR READABILITY While there is obviously a multitude of different ways to engage with multimodal composition and online writing that are crafted for purposes of dissemination, publication, and communication, for this lab I’m trying to engage with multimodal writing on a personal, centralized, […]


Lab 12: Twitterbots

The line of poetry I chose to alter using the bot is from my favorite poem, “On Joy and Sorrow” by Kahlil Gibran. The original line is: The deeper that sorrow carves into your being, the more joy you can contain. https://twitter.com/techoftextbot


Lab #12: Scripting

Code: https://dl.dropboxusercontent.com/u/72192365/eliza.txt My prior experience with coding of any variety has been limited to HTML and PHP, and while those languages obviously offer creative possibilities in terms of website building, this exercise was a creative end of coding I’d never considered in much depth before. The idea of a “chatterbot” mostly reminds me […]


Lab #12 – Python

This lab was an interesting one for me not because of the novelty of coding (I’ve been coding for about 7 years on and off) but because of what we were coding: bots. I ended up not getting my bot program working due to being, shall we say, “overly ambitious”, but in […]

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