Sean Nye publishes paper on influential Apple designer
USC Thornton Musicology professor Sean Nye recently released a scholarly publication about Hartmut Esslinger, the first lead designer for the Apple corporation. Esslinger worked at Apple with Steve Jobs from 1982-1986 and also designed with companies such as Sony and Microsoft.
Sean Nye is a Provost’s Postdoctoral Scholar in the Humanities in the USC Thornton department of Musicology. His research interests include science fiction, electronic music, German studies, and cultural musicology.