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Figure/Ground interview with Michael Heim

Figure/Ground interview with Michael Heim

Dr. Heim was interviewed by Laureano Ralon on September 4th, 2010 as part of the Figure/Ground Communication scholarly interview series: Michael R. Heim is an American author and educator. Known as “the philosopher of cyberspace”, Heim’s three scholarly books - Electric Language: A Philosophical Study of Word Processing (Yale University Press, 1986), The Metaphysics of Virtual Reality (Oxford University Press, 1993), and Virtual Realism (Oxford University Press, 1998) – have been translated into Chinese, Japanese, and Korean. He taught at Missouri Western University in the 1980s, was an online lecturer for Connected Education in the mid-1980s, and taught at the Art Center College of Design in Pasadena, California, 1995-2002. Heim lectures in Humanities... Show More


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