Tag: cybertext

New Media Studies

2003-03-28

Scott Rettberg introduces ‘New Media Studies’: a cluster of reviews, and a term (similar in its emergence to the term ‘Postmodernism’).

The Pleasure (and Pain) of Link Poetics

2002-01-10

Entering the cyberdebates, Scott Rettberg moves beyond technique and proposes a more generative approach to hypertext, in which an author’s intention and poetic purpose have a role.

Texts and Tools

1997-03-01

Bringing the queston of ‘textuality’ into the cyberdebates, and refusing the conservative oppostion between contemplative reading and gaming, Daniel Punday argues that critics should embrace spinoff culture as a model for electronic writing.

Cybertext Theory: What An English Professor Should Know Before Trying

2001-02-01

Considering hypertext as a subset of cybertexts, Markku Eskelinen offers seven examples of how to implement Espen Aarseth’s seven-fold typology.

The Rules of the Game

2002-09-06

Virginia Kuhn reviews an essay collection - Cybertext: Yearbook 2000 - ambivalent about its own printed status.

Cyber|literature and Multicourses: Rescuing Electronic Literature from Infanticide

2001-01-10

In response to Nick Montfort’s review of Cybertext, N. Katherine Hayles coins an alternative term, Cyber|literature.

Hypertext '97

1997-04-20

John Cayley reviews the Hypertext ‘97 Conference, which brought together representatives from corporate and academic sectors.

Cybertext Killed the Hypertext Star

2000-12-30

Nick Montfort reviews Espen J. Aarseth’s Cybertext, which stakes out a post-hypertextual terrain for literary criticism and practice. Interactive excerpts from some of the cybertexts that Aarseth discusses are included.

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