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Mdst 3559-03-24-case-1

  1. 1. Case 1 (ii)Text and Image in the Shahnameh<br />MDST 3559: DataestheticsProf. Alvarado03/24/2011<br />
  2. 2. Business<br />Midterms will be returned on Tuesday<br />Readings and blogging<br />
  3. 3. Review<br />Manovich / Image Plots<br />http://pages.shanti.virginia.edu/Dataesthetics_S11/?p=279<br />
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  5. 5. Overview<br />Review concept of the Image Plot<br />Build a simple image plot using PHP, MySQL and images from from the Garrett Collection<br />
  6. 6. Cultural Analytics<br />What is the connection between between medium and method?<br />What motivated Manovich to use this method for studying art?<br />
  7. 7. The interface is another data structure Color, shape, and position are used to define dimensions of meaning<br />A principle of dataesthetics<br />
  8. 8. PECK f62.v <br />Episode 2.2.1.2.7<br />Rustam Kills the White Div<br />
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  10. 10. The Manuscripts<br />Most produced in the 16th and 17th centuries<br />The “Peck” Shahnamah<br />Bequest of Clara S. Peck<br />Princeton Islamic MSS., Third Series, no. 310 <br />The Garrett Collection<br />Gift of Robert Garrett, Class of 1897<br />Princeton Islamic MSS., nos. 56-59 Garrett<br />The Ilkhan, Mongol, and Demotte manuscripts<br />
  11. 11. Quick Note<br />Persian manuscripts are read from left to right<br />i.e. books are read from “back” to “front’ from our perspective<br />Therefore, recto and verso are opposite from that of Western manuscripts<br />
  12. 12. The Data<br />Tables<br />shah_episode<br />shah_episode_group<br />shah_page<br />shah_episode_and_page<br />Download from blog<br />17.4 Source Tables<br />Import into your database<br />
  13. 13. Exercise<br />Goal: Organize the images in a simple Image Grid<br />Create a directory 03-24 and put code there<br />Move your db_connect file in there<br />Now what?<br />

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