Watch videos here each week which are related to our reading and assignments. Videos can by made “full screen” by clicking in the bottom right of the player.  Most videos can be downloaded from our GCOM 305 dropbox account.

Temple Caves and Cathedrals as Landscapes of the Soul (Joseph Campbell with Bill Moyers) (5 min)

Cave of Forgotten Dreams (Werner Herzog, Director)(Runtime: 1 hour 30 minutes)

Illuminations Treasures of the Middle Ages BBC (Runtime: 30 minutes)

Meggs’ History of Graphic Design Mini-Lectures (not all chapters covered, but many!)

Chapter 1: The Invention of Writing (10 min)

Chapter 2: Alphabets (9 min)

The Asian Contribution (7 min)

Ancient Writing (7 min)

The History of Writing – Where the Story Begins (7 min)