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HYPER-LEX: A Technographical Dictionary


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

Stitching Together Narrative, Sexuality, Self: Shelley Jackson's Patchwork Girl


George Landow reviews Patchwork Girl by Shelley Jackson.

Metadiversity: On the Unavailability of Alternatives to Information


Tempering the myth of global variety, David Golumbia processes the dominance of English in digital environments - and a highly standardized English at that.

What Cybertext Theory Can't Do


A reluctant response to Markku Eskelinen.

Digital vs. Traditional?


Luc Herman reviews the collection, Cyberspace Textuality by Marie-Laure Ryan, and warns against the creation of a false dichotomy between the digital and traditional print text.

Hope for Empowerment, Fear of Control


Jan van Looy reviews Silvio Gaggi on hypertext fiction up to the early ’90s.

Reviewing the Reviewers of Literary Hypertexts


Thomas Swiss unravels Laura Miller’s arguments in the New York Times Book Review and finds news of hypertext’s demise premature - as was Robert Coover’s call for the end of books five years ago in the same journal.