Lienhard review
modernist console TV

1960 television system--modernism isn't about technology but about an experience of new and different
technological advance and modernism aren't the same thing

what are the main themes of this book/what we have covered in class?
What are the relationships between technology and "modern"?
(look at p. vii)
a variety of causes and effects going in both directions

What is modern?

Where does technology fit in the story?
Modernism encouraged doing things differently
Technological change was sped up--what was the impact of modernism on technology
Technological change was the tool that drove modernism

But technology is not just a neutral tool--we tend to go in the directions that technology makes easier

If we want to divide the modern era:
What ended modern?
Other key ideas
Test information:

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