Katherine Hayles

Tech-TOC: Complex Temporalities in Living and Technical Beings

2012-06-28

Katherine Hayles uses Steve Tomasula’s multimodal TOC for a significant engagement with the temporal processuality of complex technical beings. Drawing on Bergon’s “duration” and its elaboration in recent theories of technicity and consciousness, Hayles explores the complex temporal enfoldings of living and technical beings, showing that Tomasula’s new media novel narrates and materially embodies such assemblages.

What Cybertext Theory Can't Do

2001-02-15

A reluctant response to Markku Eskelinen.

Engineering Cyborg Ideology

1995-12-30

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

N. Katherine Hayles responds

2004-01-08

The “cognitive entailments” of a reader, or “interactor,” are where Katherine Hayles redirects the new aesthetics of electronic textuality.

Metaphoric Networks in Lexia to Perplexia

2005-04-19

Reading subjectivity into the software interface, N. Katherine Hayles offers a compelling case for computational authorship.

N. Katherine Hayles responds in turn

2004-04-02

A response that bridges things, as metaphors do.

Metaphoric Networks in Lexia to Perplexia (sidebar)

2004-04-03

Sidebar images from “Metaphoric Networks in Lexia to Perplexia.”

Visiting Wonderland

2004-12-05

Katherine Hayles responds to Diana Lobb.

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.