Sitting in a room


This is a low-tech HTML rendition of Alvin Lucier’s I Am Sitting in a Room (1969). Each iteration of the text is introduced with a <BIG> tag that is never closed.

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This has also been adapted for Cohost.

  • 2014-10-05: Version 1. Published on (plain HTTP link).
  • 2018-10-06: Version 2. Set a fixed line-height to improve the effect. Published on
  • 2022-11-16: Made a variation to display on, a HTML-friendly social network.
  • 2023-01-31: Version 3. Switched the background colour and framed it in a fake UI window. Published on