Morana Alač

Morana Alač is Assistant Professor in the Department of Communication and Program in Science Studies at the University of California, San Diego.

Books by this Author

A Laboratory Study of Multimodal Semiotic Interaction in the Age of Computers
By Morana Alač
The results of fMRI brain scanning require extensive analysis in the laboratory. In Handling Digital Brains, Morana Alač shows that fMRI researchers do not sit passively staring at computer screens but actively involve their bodies in laboratory practice. Discussing fMRI visuals with colleagues, scientists animate the scans with gestures, and talk as they work with computers. Alač argues that to...