Everyday Design (Re-Broadcast)


Donald Norman Author, The Design of Everyday Things (Currency/Doubleday, 1988) Professor, Computer Science Northwestern University Chicago, Illinois

Michael Graves Architect, Designer Michael Graves Associates Professor Emeritus, Princeton University Princeton, New Jersey

Henry Petroski Author, The Evolution of Useful Things (Vintage Books, 1994); To Engineer is Human: The Role of Failure in Successful Design (Vintage Books, 1992) Professor, Civil Engineering Duke University Durham, North Carolina

There's both an art and a science to a great design. A good design makes an experience with an object more productive, less frustrating—and more fun. In this hour, we'll talk to engineers and designers about what makes a good design, and about how a designer's ideas become reality.



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