Lev Manovich

Lev Manovich is the author of Software Takes Command (Bloomsbury Academic, 2013), Soft Cinema: Navigating the Database (The MIT Press, 2005), and The Language of New Media (The MIT Press, 2001). Manovich is a professor at the Graduate Center CUNY and a professor at the European Graduate School (EGS). Manovich has been working with computer media as an artist, computer animator, designer, and educator since 1984. In 2007, he founded Software Studies Initiative, the first digital humanities lab focusing on exploring massive visual data sets.