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MOVMNT: Understanding Our Phonetic Roots

In 1969 Marshal McLuhan spoke of how the media defines the message, meaning that the fact that a word is composed of letters influences the way our brain understands the meaning beneath the symbols. I began to explore the history of language, starting in its earliest known record of ancient Sumer and moving forward to the digital age of global communication. The conference is split into three days seperated by three distinct eras of letterform.