Lori Emerson

Lori Emerson is Associate Editor for ebr. Her critical work can also be found in The Emily Dickinson Journal, Postmodern Culture, Leonardo Electronic Almanac, and Cybertext Yearbook. She's co-editor of The Alphabet Game: A bpNichol Reader (Coach House Books, 2007). Emerson is Assistant Professor of digital media in the Department of English at the University of Colorado at Boulder.

Essays by this author

On Materialities, Meanings, and The Shape of Things


Lori Emerson reviews The Shape of the Signifier by Walter Benn Michaels.

Introduction: ceci n'est pas un texte


Lori Emerson introduces a gathering of nineteen electro-poetic essays. This gathering brings together both
critics and creators of electronic poetry; as is usually the case in ebr, the ‘electronic’ does not exclude, but helps us to reconfigure and revalue poetic works in print as well as define what works in digital