Hypertext (CPSC 610) Class Schedule and Reading List
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Approximate Schedule (Subject to Change)
Class 1: (Jan. 19)
Class 2: (Jan. 26) Early Hypertext
- Class Overview, Introductions, What is Hypertext?
- Form Project Teams, Develop Project Topics
Class 3: (Feb. 2) The 80s
- As We May Think, Vannevar Bush
- A Research Center for Augmenting Human Intellect, Doug Engelbart and William English
- A File Structure for the Complex, the Changing, and the Indeterminate, Ted Nelson
- Managing Immense Storage, Ted Nelson
- Continue Discussion of Project Topics and Plans
Class 4: (Feb. 9) Hypertext Models
- KMS: A Distributed Hypermedia System for Managing Knowledge, Rob Akscyn et al.
- Intermedia: The Concept and the Construction of a Seamless Information Environment, Nicole Yankelovich et al.
- Hypertext: An Introduction and Survey, Jeff Conklin
- The Virtual Notebook System: Distributed Hypertext for Collaborative Research, Frank Shipman et al.
- Reflections on Notecards: Seven Issue for the Next Generation of Hypermedia Systems, Frank Halasz
- Storyspace 1, Mark Bernstein
Class 5: (Feb. 16) Alternative Models of Hypertext
- HAM: A General Purpose Hypertext Abstract Machine, Brad Campbell and Joseph Goodman
- The Dexter Hypertext Model, Frank Halasz and Mayer Schwartz
- Viewing Dexter with Open Eyes, John Leggett and John Schnase
- Uniform Comparison of Data Models Using Containment Modeling, Jim Whitehead
- A Comparison of Hyperstructures: Zzstructures, mSpaces, and Polyarchies, Michael McGuffin and m.c. schraefel
Class 6: (Feb. 23) Spatial Hypertext
- Expanding the Notion of Links, Steven DeRose
- Don't Link Me In: Set Based Hypermedia for Taxonomic Reasoning, H. Van Dyke Parunak
- Petri-Net-Based Hypertext: Document Structure with Browsing Semantics, P. David Stotts and Richard Furuta
- Project presentations
Class 7: (March 2) Trails and Exam I
- Aquanet: a Hypertext Tool to Hold Your Knowledge in Place, Catherine Marshall et al.
- Searching for the Missing Link: Discovering Implicit Structure in Spatial Hypertext, Catherine Marshall and Frank Shipman
- VIKI: Spatial Hypertext Supporting Emergent Structure, Catherine Marshall et al.
- The Visual Knowledge Builder: A Second Generation Spatial Hypertext, Frank Shipman et al.
- Delivery of Help and Instructional Information in Spatial Hypermedia, Luis Francisco-Revilla and Frank Shipman
- "Physical Hypermedia": Organizing Collections of Mixed Physical and Digital Material, Kaj Gronbaek et al.
Class 8: (March 9) Time in Hypertext
- Guided Tours and On-Line Presentations: How Authors Make Existing Hypertext Intelligible for Readers, Catherine Marshall and Peggy Irish
- Dynamically Growing Hypertext Collections, Pratik Dave et al.
- Exam 1
Class 9: (March 23) Change & Versioning, Search, Dynamic Hypertext
- Scripted Documents: A Hypermedia Path Mechanism, Polle Zellweger
- Specifying Temporal Behavior in Hypermedia Documents, Cecelia Buchanan and Polle Zellweger
- Fluid Links for Informed and Incremental Link Transitions, Polle Zellweger et al.
- A Moment in Hypertext: A Brief Lexicon of Time, Marjorie Luesebrink
- Do You Have the Time? Composition and Linking in Time-based Hypermedia, Lynda Hardman et al.
- Hyper-Hitchcock: Towards the Easy Authoring of Interactive Video, Frank Shipman et al.
Class 10: (March 30) Adaptive Hypertext & Semantics
- Fixed or Fluid? Document Stability and New Media, David Levy
- Perception of Content, Structure, and Presentation Changes in Web-based Hypertext, Luis Francisco-Revilla et al.
- VerSE: Towards Hypertext Versioning Styles, Anja Haake and David Hicks
- PHIDIAS: Integrating CAD Graphics into Dynamic Hypertext, Ray McCall et al.
- What the Query Told the Link: The Integration of Hypertext and Information Retrieval, Gene Golovchinsky
- Practical Methods for Automatically Generating Typed Links, Chip Cleary and Ray Bareiss
Class 11: (April 6) Designing Hypertexts
- Adaptive Hypermedia: From Systems to Framework, Paul De Bra et al.
- Adaptivity in Hyperfiction, Licia Calvi
- Which Semantic Web, Cathy Marshall and Frank Shipman
- Project presentations
Class 12: (April 13) Writing and Reading Hypertext
- Systematic Hypermedia Application Design with OOHDM, Daniel Schwabe et al.
- Patterns of Hypertext, Mark Bernstein
- The Travails of Visually Impaired Web Travellers, Carole Goble et al.
- Intellectual Property Rights for Digital Library and Hypertext Publishing Systems, An Analysis of Xanadu, Pamela Samuelson and Robert Glushko
- Saving Private Hypertext: Requirements and Pragmatic Dimensions for Preservation, Cathy Marshall and Gene Golovchinsky
Class 13: (April 20)
- Hypertext and "the Hyperreal", Stuart Moulthrop
- HyperCafe: Narrative and Aesthetic Properties of Hypervideo, Nitin Sawhney et al.
- The Structure of Hypertext Activity, Jim Rosenberg
- Stalking the Paratext: Speculations on Hypertext Links as Second Order Text, Francisco Ricardo
- Scholarly Hypertext: Self-Represented Complexity, David Kolb
- Hypertext Structure as the Event of Connection, Adrian Miles
- Piecing Together and Tearing Apart: Finding the Story in Afternoon, Jill Walker
- A Pragmatics of Links, Susana Tosca
- Exam 2
Class 14: (April 27)