Monday October 21: Tools for Communication

How do various tools inform the ways we communicate? How might they shape our thoughts and the ways we relate to one another in our social lives and in the workplace? How have digital tools extended what counts as “the workplace”? 

[In class, we’ll examine various historical and indigenous communication tools — from cylinder seals to Aboriginal message sticks.]

This looks like a long list, but it’s just one heavily illustrated catalog excerpt, three short web articles, and one academic article!

Aboriginal Message Stick

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