KQED: Meet Me in the Google Doc For, Uh… a Performance?

KQED: Meet Me in the Google Doc For, Uh… a Performance?. “Even for those who believe wholeheartedly in the software’s claim to ‘bring documents to life,’ Google Docs remains for the most part a working space, a place for orderly rows of facts and figures on a white piece of digital paper. But artists are here to challenge that conventional use — and, let’s be honest, all conventions — with a knowing nod to the document’s inherent power. Documents of the Future: Invitation to Edit, a one-night-only event on Sept. 9 at Oakland’s CTRL+SHFT Collective, presents individual performances (some on-site, some live streaming) and one collaborative performance all addressing the ‘unstable and transformative nature of documents.'”