Volume 1 Issue 1, Fall 2005
Excerpt from Evidence's Issue Introduction:
"For as long as we have been thinking about, designing, and programming this inaugural issue of Vectors, a war has been taking place half way around the world."
Volume 1 Issue 2, Spring 2006
Excerpt from Mobility's Issue Introduction:
"From the i-Pod to the cell phone, smaller, faster, more tote-able technologies are everywhere touted as the next wave and celebrated as if they are somehow inherently liberating."
Volume 2 Issue 1, Fall 2006
Excerpt from Ephemera's Issue Introduction:
"Many of the beliefs that once seemed most deeply etched in our national psyche — ideologies of freedom and privacy, for example — may be the very things that must be asserted most vigorously in the decades to come."
Volume 2 Issue 2, Winter 2007
Excerpt from Perception's Issue Introduction:
"He went on to describe his visual memories of the country as framed by the shape of and technologies in the cockpits he inhabited -- as vast, panoramic fields of green and brown punctuated and made meaningful by the overlays of his viewfinder and the contours of his windshield."
Volume 3 Issue 1, Fall 2007
Excerpt from Difference's Issue Introduction:
"In 'Deliberative Democracy and Difference,' he argues that theories of deliberative democracy must suppress certain variables or predispositions in order to model a world of rational discourse and democracy and instead offers a simulated glimpse into how such theories are likely to fall short."
Volume 3 Issue 2, Summer 2012
Excerpt from Memory's Issue Introduction:
"This issue of Vectors spins uneasily around the conjoined axis of memory and history without attempting the impossible - and arguably undesirable - task of reconciling the two."
Current Projects - Current Issue
Volume 4 Issue 1, Fall 2013
Excerpt from Current Projects' Issue Introduction:
"This transition in the Vectors workflow includes the shedding of print-based conventions of themed 'issues' and numbered 'volumes' in favor of the more agile format of rolling submissions and projects released individually or in clusters throughout the year."