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A Poetics of the Link

2001-09-01

Jeff Parker contributes to the ongoing debate on electropoetics and invites readers to post their own link types and descriptions.

Fecal Profundity

2003-01-10

Human waste takes center stage in Dominique Laporte’s unusual microhistory, a book as valuable for the anecdotes as for its argument.

Metahistorical Romance

2003-01-01

On Amy Elias’s view of fabulation in the moment of American corporate power, a postmodern novelistic aesthetic that is consistent with Sir Walter Scott’s early nineteenth-century mix of romance and Enlightenment-inspired historiography.

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.

The Museum of Hyphenated Media

2003-01-24

New media in a book, metafiction in hypertext: the printed book, as yet, is the more hospitable medium. (The New Media Reader; Figurski at Findhorn on Acid.)

Engineering Cyborg Ideology

1995-12-30

N. Katherine Hayles discusses what happens when postmodern writers theorize in a void.

What Cybertext Theory Can't Do

2001-02-15

A reluctant response to Markku Eskelinen.

The Present of Fiction

2002-09-01

Recent fiction by Curtis White, Alex Shakar, Michael Martone, and others read through the lens of Gertrude Stein and Wittgenstein.

Tomorrow Ltd.

2002-09-01

Thoughts on the debut novel by Alex Shakar.

Of Tea Cozy and Link

2001-01-10

Marjorie Coverley Luesebrink performs an autopsy on the hypertextual corpse.

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