Tag: hypertext

Shuffle Literature and the Hand of Fate

2012-08-05

Zuzana Husárová and Nick Montfort up the ante for experimental writing by examining the category of “shuffle literature.” What is shuffle literature? Simply put: books that are meant to be shuffled. Using formal reading of narrative and themes, but also a material reading of construction and production, Husárová and Montfort show that there are many writing practices and readerly strategies associated with this diverse category of literature.

Media, Genealogy, History

1999-03-15

Matt Kirschenbaum reviews Remediation by Richard Grusin and Jay David Bolter.

Do Androids Dream of Electric Mothers?

2006-11-29

Linda Brigham reviews Katherine Hayles’ My Mother was a Computer: Digital Subjects and Literary Texts.

Jill Walker responds in turn

2004-04-02

“Thinking around the responses,” Jill Walker reconsiders how gender and identity influence the reader-reading-the-reader in Online Caroline.

HYPER-LEX: A Technographical Dictionary

1996-12-30

Paul Harris hybridizes the terms of hypertextual discourse and takes it to a higher power.

Richard Schechner's response (excerpt)

2003-11-29

Richard Schechner remembers the real-life side of interaction.

Materiality and Matter and Stuff: What Electronic Texts Are Made Of

2001-10-01

Following Katherine Hayles, Matthew Kirschenbaum agrees that materiality matters.

Alire: A Relentless Literary Investigation

1999-03-15

Phillippe Bootz gives an account of the longest standing web-based literary journal in France.
Translation by James Stevens

Fed Ex Un Ltd

2000-01-01

Jan Baetens reviews the Raymond Federman Recyclopedia, a book whose humour - and evident bad taste - raise it above its own formidable constraints.

The Revolution of an Anachronism: Radical Hypertextualism in a Text by Renaud Camus

1998-12-30

Jan Baetens re-reads a print hypertext by France’s leading gay author, whose work loses something in the actual translation into electronic hypertext.

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