One of our first year students Noah N has discovered ways of bringing animated text into LiveJournal. Check out her simple blog at http://nohanoun.livejournal.com/4234.html?view=6794#t6794.
This is the beginning of something big I suggest to you all. There is much to be explored on the internet pertaining to Kinetic poetry...
Go for example and have a look at: http://www.vispo.com/guests/DanWaber/argument.html
And then go and explore
Then follow some of the links to:
Our first years are giving presentations next Friday at 1pm in Rice Theatre on Hypertext as a new creative medium... be there or be square!!!!!
Thank you Noah... for kicking the gang into this new animated modality... I have been waiting for it to happen and it has begun!!!!!!!
And here is an article worth studying: