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The Ken Burns effect meets the new media format

For a man who speaks so eloquently in off-the-cuff remarks, Ken Burns’ response to a question about social media and web communications initially came off as kind of pithy. Burns’ reply, which I heard in person during last month’s Bryan Series lecture in Greensboro, was the kind of curmudgeon dismissal you’d expect from someone who traffics in […]

Yosimite National Park; from the PBS website: http://www.pbs.org/nationalparks/parks/yosemite/