jeremiah johnson

Jeremiah Johnshon (1972) screens today at the Autry Museum. Its icy vision of the solitary frontiersman draws on McCabe and Mrs. Miller (1971) and anticipates the warmer dynamic of Pat Garret and Billy the Kid (1973). Young Jeremiah Johnson heads into the Rocky Mountains in search of genuine experience and beaver pelts. He embraces physical… Continue reading jeremiah johnson

the long tail and social change

Thinking a great deal lately about the diffusion of information, searching for the right abstraction lately to capture the essence of what is happening to the WWW, and how to foster this subtle revolution. E.M. Rogers’ model of the diffusion of information seems to do the job. “more of my blog post”:https://www.dumplingfeed.com/socialchange.

automata

Attended the program of Magical Projections at the Velaslavasay Panorama last night. The event was organized by AUTOMATA, a Los Angeles based non-profit organization dedicated to the advancement of puppet theater, pre-cinema, early and experimental film, mechanical objects, and other lost and neglected forms. In the past they have staged events at the MJT. Dr.… Continue reading automata