Tag: generative

“The dead must be killed once again”: Plagiotropia as Critical Literary Practice

2012-08-05

Rui Torres tracks the practice of intertextual borrowing or “plagiotropia” between the works of Portuguese experimental poets. Plagiotropia is a tangible and fecund practice in digital poetry, where poetic texts migrate and grow across media. Torres’ arguments culminate in an examination of his own online combinatory cyber-poetry, which creatively re-writes earlier pre-digital experimental works.

Interferences: [Net.Writing] and the Practice of Codework

2002-09-08

Rita Raley on the varieties of code/text, as discovered in the object-oriented aesthetic of Mez, Ted Warnell, Talan Memmott, Alan Sondheim, and others.

Finding Holes in the Whole

2006-09-20

Jacob Edmond reviews Brian McHale’s The Obligation toward the Difficult Whole.