Amaranth Borsuk

Amaranth Borsuk is currently an Assistant Professor in Interdisciplinary Arts and Sciences at the University of Washington, Bothell. She recently served as Mellon Postdoctoral Fellow in the Humanities at MIT and holds a Ph.D. in Literature and Creative Writing from the University of Southern California. She is the author of Handiwork (Slope Editions, 2012), selected by Paul Hoover for the Slope Books Prize, and, with Brad Bouse, of Between Page and Screen (Siglio Press, 2012), a book of augmented-reality poems. Her essays, reviews, poems, and translations have appeared in print and online. For more information, visit 

Electrifying Literature: ELO Conference 2012


How does the electronic literature community continue to develop? Amaranth Borsuk looks towards the print literature community, and suggests that we adopt a number of its most successful practices.