Week 3-4

Gutenberg – German inventor Johannes Gutenberg developed a method of movable type and used it to create one of the Western world’s first major printed books, the “Forty-Two-Line” Bible. Claude Garamond – Claude Garamond – born c. 1480 in Paris,...

Example Assign: 2 – Alexa Pattek

  Alexa Pattek Art85 Internet vs Printing Press     Abstract Which came first the chicken or the egg? This question conjures up the argument of what was more significant or essential, the vehicle in which the subject came to grow or the subject that...

Example Assign: 2 – Nick Russo

Nick Russo Internet vs. Printing Press   Throughout human history, there have been inventions and discoveries that have fundamentally changed the way we live. The lightbulb, the telegraph, the book, the printing press, the turing machine, the computer, to name a...

Printing Press v. Internet

Assignment Two Discuss the impact created globally, culturally and economically by the invention of the printing press versus the Internet. Reading will be Vannevar Bush’s “As We May Think”. Students will be asked to be strong in rhetoric and writing...