By Swiss, Thomas; Morris, Adalaide Kirby
New media poetry—poetry composed, disseminated, and browse on computers—exists in numerous configurations, from digital files that may be navigated and/or rearranged by way of their "users" to kinetic, visible, and sound fabrics via on-line journals and information like UbuWeb, PennSound, and the digital Poetry middle. not like mainstream print poetry, which assumes a bounded, coherent, and self-conscious speaker, new media poetry assumes a synergy among people and clever machines. The essays and artist statements during this quantity discover this synergy's continuities and breaks with previous poetic practices, and its profound implications for the future.
through including new media poetry to the examine of hypertext narrative, interactive fiction, computing device video games, and different electronic paintings varieties, New Media Poetics extends our figuring out of the pc as an expressive medium, showcases works which are visually arresting, aurally charged, and dynamic, and strains the lineage of latest media poetry via print and sound poetics, procedural writing, gestural abstraction and conceptual paintings, and activist groups shaped via emergent poetics.
Giselle Beiguelman, John Cayley, Alan Filreis, Loss Pequeño Glazier, Alan Golding, Kenneth Goldsmith, N. Katherine Hayles, Cynthia Lawson, Jennifer Ley, Talan Memmott, Adalaide Morris, Carrie Noland, Marjorie Perloff, William Poundstone, Martin Spinelli, Stephanie Strickland, Brian Kim Stefans, Barrett Watten, Darren Wershler-Henry