Rob Wittig

In the early 1980s, Rob Wittig cofounded IN.S.OMNIA, a literary electronic bulletin board system deemed "legendary" by cyber-chronicler Howard Rheingold. His book, Invisible Rendezvous: Connection and Collaboration in the New Landscape of Electronic Writing (Wesleyan University Press, 1994), is an analysis of these spirited projects.

A Place For Human Hands On the Keyboard

2001-11-18

Rob Wittig, since composing this response, has been serving as the “street barker” who announces the appearance of new ebr content.

Tattoo it in Skin: A Literary Prediction

2001-09-01

RVV Rob Wittig, Scriptor, fast forwards to a future when teenagers in neo-nikes and neo-soccer jerseys recreate ye olden days of the True Hip Hop Troubadour, circa Y2K.

Justin Hall and the Birth of the 'Blogs

2003-03-25

Rob Wittig looks at one of the earliest “Weblogs,” and finds there a persisting model for serial e-fiction and an interaction no less compelling than the literary correspondence between Henry Miller and Anais Nin.

&Now Conference Review

2004-05-25

Late Breaking: William Gillespie, Scott Rettberg, and Rob Wittig post from Notre Dame University on the &Now festival of writers and writing.