In this innovative and hugely unique paintings, poet-scholar Glazier investigates the ways that laptop know-how has motivated and reworked the writing and dissemination of poetry.
In Digital Poetics, Loss Pequeño Glazier argues that the rise in desktop expertise and accessibility, in particular the realm broad internet, has created a brand new and plausible position for the writing and dissemination of poetry. Glazier's paintings not just introduces the reader to the present kingdom of digital writing but in addition outlines the historic and technical contexts out of which digital poetry has emerged and demonstrates a number of the chances of the recent medium.
Glazier examines 3 relevant different types of digital textuality: hypertext, visual/kinetic textual content, and works in programmable media. He considers avant-garde poetics and its courting to the online age, the connection among net "pages" and publication expertise, and how during which sure varieties of internet buildings are in and of themselves one of those writing. With convincing alacrity, Glazier argues that the materiality of digital writing has replaced the assumption of writing itself. He concludes that digital area is the real domestic of poetry and, within the twentieth century, has turn into the last word "space of poesis."
Digital Poetics will allure a readership of students and scholars attracted to modern artistic writing and the potential for digital media for imaginitive expression.

Show description

Read Online or Download Digital Poetics: Hypertext, Visual-Kinetic Text and Writing in Programmable Media (Modern & Contemporary Poetics) PDF

Similar Genres Styles books

Complete Idiot's Guide to Writing Poetry

Observe the poet inside of! you have learn poetry that has touched your middle, and you want to enhance your individual writing procedure. yet even if you've a great deal of thought, you are gaining knowledge of that stable guide should be as elusive as an outstanding metaphor. the total Idiot's advisor to Writing Poetry can help you compose robust, emotion-packed poems that you should be pleased with.

The Oxford Companion to Twentieth-century Poetry in English (Oxford Quick Reference)

The 1st and in simple terms entire paintings of its variety, The significant other to 20th Century Poety in English charts the improvement of poetry from 1900 to the current, around the entire of the English-speaking international, from the us, nice Britain, and eire to New Zealand, Pakistan, Singapore, Trinidad and Zimbabwe--anywhere the place poets write in English.

Modernism's Mythic Pose: Gender, Genre, Solo Performance (Modernist Literature and Culture)

The traditional international served as an unconventional resource of concept for a iteration of modernists. Drawing on examples from literature, dance, images, and picture, Modernism's Mythic Pose argues pressure of antimodern-classicism permeates modernist celebrations of novelty, surprise, and expertise.

The Poet's Mind: The Psychology of Victorian Poetry 1830-1870 (Oxford English Monographs)

The Poet's brain is an enormous examine of the way Victorian poets inspiration and wrote concerning the human brain. It argues that Victorian poets, inheriting from their Romantic forerunners the assumption that subjective innovations and emotions have been an important fabrics for poetry, used their writing either to provide expression to psychological tactics and to scrutinise and examine these methods.

Additional resources for Digital Poetics: Hypertext, Visual-Kinetic Text and Writing in Programmable Media (Modern & Contemporary Poetics)

Show sample text content

Hence, it appeared to me that simply because UNIX used to be the working method underlying many internet documents, it made experience to construct a strategy out of a typical UNIX command. a few of these grep works (described within the past, "Grep, A Grammar," during this quantity) can be found on my writer domestic web page on the EPC. '5 Will sites proceed to blow up in numbers and persist in unmarried egoorientation? Given expanding internet congestion and the seeming impermanence of many websites on the internet, it'd be clever for awareness to receive to "libraries" or collections of labor that stand a greater likelihood of serving as repositories for poetry in an digital age. certainly, those may well develop into key to the survival of electronically added poetries. by way of the integrity of Web-based libraries, it's was hoping that as works on the net proceed to proliferate, awareness should be given to the upkeep of exact and well-edited collections of documents. during this regard, we're the keepers of our personal libraries and tasks are most sensible directed via teams of poets devoted to those ends. eventually, poetry in accordance with or incorporating programming, Java, CGI, or different languages could provide one of the most fascinating percentages for the way forward for digital poetry. make sure to stay up for articles and websites geared to those burgeoning components of research as poetry strikes from the stasis of print into the a number of hybrid chances of electronic media and the indefatigable glee of the set of rules. it truly is most crucial to recollect that at the digital frontier, simply as within the realm of the codex, one's realization can by no means stray faraway from the relation among perform and beliefs. As we flow more and more into the recent millennium, it's going to turn into more and more very important to take care of a spotlight on significant innovation. What will we wish to realize from those new textualities? What terrain can we desire to discover, and what kinds of perform can we desire to make attainable? there are particular positions an important to this dialogue. destiny TENSES/PRESENT TENSIONS 169 All electronic perform isn't really contained in the concept of hypertext, and hypertext itself isn't constrained to multi-pathed fictions or link-node structures. nor is leading edge literary perform reminiscent of the practise of scholarly digital variations. unquestionably, this latter box makes use of hypertext to consummate impact, however it is a box of its personal, one no longer inevitably concerning cutting edge poetic perform. As Aarseth has famous, "Hypertext is a logical extension-and hardly ever a innovative substitution-of the verbal exchange know-how that either the Enlightenment and modernist literature is predicated on" (82). during this regard, i'd extra wish to recommend that easy link-node hypertext could finally turn out to be the least attention-grabbing exemplar of the electronic medium. in reality, it truly is attainable that at some point it will likely be regarded upon because the final level of print or linear writing, instead of the 1st level of electronic or hybrid writing. questions about no matter if the visible is acceptable or lamentable in works of electronic media usually are not fundamental ones.

Rated 4.02 of 5 – based on 6 votes