Tag: DAK0TA

Creative Project: Skin

For the creative project, I used Scratch to create a digital poem animation titled Skin. Very much influenced by RedRidinghood, I wanted to experiment with another fairytale, and the influence of control. That last bit bears explaining. In Skin each scene is accessed by reader input, a star appears, the user clicks it, the next scene runs all its lines…

Creative Project: The Key To Dreams

My original idea was to give an old well known poem new life by creating an interactive poem like the one we viewed in class. Though I had originally wanted to do a project centered around the Young-Hea Chang interactive poem Dak0ta, I eventually settled on creating an interactive text/ choose your own adventure story, when I became aware that…

C0ntemp0rary Ic0n0clastic Beat

As someone who is a fanatic of Jazz music and is absolutely fascinated by the Beat Generation, Dak0ta was a no-brainer instant love for me. (The fact that i may have done a 20 minute research presentation on the Beats may have helped but, well, you know… .) Now thinking in terms of the originality of the text of Dak0ta…