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.

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.

Media, Genealogy, History

1999-03-15

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

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

Do Androids Dream of Electric Mothers?

2006-11-29

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

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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