Visual Word Form Area (視覺詞形區)

6 03 2011

Graphic Design Assignment 5: Concept Communication Piece

Purpose: Express the following through type, image, graphic elements, and/or CMYK color.

The part of the brain thought to be responsible for processing visual text may not require vision at all, researchers report in the journal Current Biology.

This region, known as the visual word form area, processes words when people with normal vision read, but researchers found that it is also activated when the blind read using Braille.

Full article [via The New York Times]



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24 03 2011


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