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Social Text (2002) 20 (2 (71)): 21–47.
Published: 01 June 2002
... above but provide inspiration for the reemergence of the vocoder in R&B. In contrast to most other tracks in the Zapp canon, “Computer Love” features not only the vocoderized voice of Roger Troutman but also the “human voices” of the Gap Band’s Charlie Wilson and Zapp’s longtime background...
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Social Text (2010) 28 (1 (102)): 35–58.
Published: 01 March 2010
...- ter, director of “Project X” — in which vocoder technology was used for speech encryption — also coordinated a wartime cryptanalysis project. His team built the sound spectrograph as the vocoder’s twin, a code- breaker. When Potter introduced the sound spectrograph to readers...
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Social Text (2002) 20 (2 (71)): 1–15.
Published: 01 June 2002
... by technologies. The vocoder is an example of this particular conjunction of “man” and machine: “a speech-synthesizing device that renders the human voice robotic,” producing an “audibly machinic black voice” that amplifies...