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This class covers a range of topics including hypertext, interactive cinema, games, installation art, and soundscapes. It... see more

This class investigates theory and practice of digital or new media poetry with emphasis on workshop review of digital... see more

This course focuses on traditional nature writing and the environmentalist essay. Students will keep a Web log as a... see more

The science essay uses science to think about the human condition; it uses humanistic thinking to reflect on the... see more

Did Ben Franklin really fly that kite? What are the ethical dimensions of the creation of chimeras—and what should the... see more

This course focuses on an exploration of the role that communication plays in the work of the contemporary engineering... see more

This course focuses on an exploration of the role that communication plays in the work of the contemporary engineering... see more

This course has two parallel aims: To improve student writing about technical subject matters, including forms of writing... see more

21W.783 is a series of seminars focusing on common writing problems faced by professional engineers and scientists.... see more

Students work in small collaborative design teams to propose, build, and document a semester-long project focused on... see more

This course will acquaint you with some of the important results and ideas of the last half - century of research in... see more

I realize that "Modes of Assertion" is a rather cryptic title for the course. What we will explore are ways of modulating... see more

This course will investigate the semantics of generic sentences, i.e., sentences that are used to talk about habits,... see more

This course provides an overview of the distinctive features which distinguish sound categories of languages of the... see more

This course is designed to allow participants to engage in the exploration of the grammatical structure of a language... see more

The course introduces formal theories of context-dependency, presupposition, implicature, context-change, focus and... see more

This course is the third and final part of our graduate introduction to semantics. The other two classes are 24.970... see more

This course presents a comparison of different proposed architectures for the syntax module of grammar. The subject... see more

The year-long Introduction to Phonology reviews at the graduate level fundamental notions of phonological analysis and... see more

This course is a study of speech sounds: how we produce and perceive them and their acoustic properties. It explores the... see more

This course introduces students to the theory and practice of modeling phonology, with an empirical focus on modeling the... see more

Many details of phonetic realization cannot be predicted from standard phonological representations on a... see more

Instead of the simple "read this and respond" instructions to students, why not try out a fun reading activity? To... see more

This course presents a tutorial on the ToBI (Tones and Break Indices) system, for labelling certain aspects of prosody in... see more