Two Projects from the metaLAB (at) Harvard


  • Jeffrey Schnapp Harvard University



The presentation of these two projects the metaLAB (at) Harvard complements Jeffrey Schnapp's interview published in the section Perspectives of this issue of Humanist Studies and the Digital Age. The first project, A Flitting Atlas of the Human Gaze, performs an art historical experiment. The second project, Their Names, is an online Denkmal or monument that visualizes the names of 28,000+ fatal encounters with American police dating from the year 2000 up until the death of George Floyd on May 25, 2020.

Author Biography

Jeffrey Schnapp, Harvard University

Carl A. Pescosolido Professor of Romance Languages and Literatures and of Comparative Literature Faculty co-director of Berkman Center for Internet and Society Affiliate of the Department of Architecture at the GSD