Archive for the ‘Literature and technology’ Category

Brian Joseph Davis has a great idea: Use law-enforcement composite sketch software and literary descriptions to create portraits of fictional characters. Want to know what Emma Bovary looked like? She looked like this:

Check out Davis’ site, The Composites, for portraits of Humbert Humbert, Tom Ripley, Edward Rochester, and others. Davis’ idea is seriously cool. I hope he posts more portraits. What did Mrs. Dalloway look like? Or Anna Karenina?