Notes from 48th International STC Conference
Chicago, Illinois, May 13-16, 2001
This site contains notes taken
from the technical sesssions at the 48th Annual International Conference
of the Society for Technical Communication (STC)
in Chicago, Illinois, May 13-16, 2001. Below is a hot-linked table
of contents. Additional links to other sites and materials are provided
within the notes from the various sessions. In some cases, handouts are
available only in hard-copy form. To get copies, contact
Dan Voss via e-mail.
For downloadable files of presentations from the conference, check out the
Conference Web site.
Links to other Web sites
expected to be valid at least until September 1, 2001.
- "Tell Me, Show Me, Let Me! Beyond TV
Pictures of Paper Pages", William K. Horton and Katherine W. Horton,
William Horton Consulting, Inc.
- "Making Information Visual: Creating Effective
Web Pages", Janice (Ginny) Redish, Redish and Associates, Inc.
- "Introduction to Graphics for HTML",
Neil E. Perlin, Hyper/Word Services.
- "A Storyboard-Based Web Development Cycle",
Mark Carbrey, Monster.com.
Electronic Publishing and Documentation
- "Scientific Writing":
"Writing About Science for General Audiences", Donald C. Samson, Jr.,
— and —
"Careful Scientific Writing: A Guide for the Nitpicker, the
Novice, and the Nervous", Elaine R. Firestone, SAIC General Sciences Corporation.
Integrated Strategic Communication
Special Needs in Technical Communication
Comments or suggestions regarding the 48th
International STC Conference notes? Please e-mail Dan Voss