• #!Nick Montfort

    Nick Montfort

        #! (pronounced “shebang”) consists of poetic texts that are presented alongside the short computer programs that generated them. The poems, in new and existing forms, are inquiries into the features that make poetry recognizable as such, into code […]

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  • Against Conceptual PoetryRon Silliman

    Against Conceptual Poetry
    Ron Silliman

    If you search on references to Ron Silliman in Against Expression: An Anthology of Conceptual Writing, edited by Craig Dworkin and Kenneth Goldsmith (Northwestern University Press, 2011), you find the following: table of contents, pg. xv, Ron Silliman, 531, from […]

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  • Angels of the Americlypse: An Anthology of New Latin@ WritingEdited by Carmen Giménez Smith and John Chávez

    Angels of the Americlypse: An Anthology of New Latin@ Writing
    Edited by Carmen Giménez Smith and John Chávez

        Featured in Poetry magazine, May 2014 “Exhilarating, daring, breathtaking. These words are not hyperbolic. This book is a head-rush! Language-mixing, genre-mixing, rhythm-dazzling. From Rosa Alcalà to a poet whose work she’s translated, Cecilia Vicuña, these Angels of the […]

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  • Sarah Boyer, Julie Carr, Zachary Schomburg, Mathias Svalina, July 11, 2014

    On Friday, July 11, at 7 p.m., Counterpath hosted a a reading by Sarah Boyer, Julie Carr, Zachary Schomburg, and Mathias Svalina. Zachary Schomburg is the author of four books of poems including, most recently, The Book of Joshua (Black […]

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  • Locus SolusMark Amerika

    Locus Solus
    Mark Amerika

        Exactly a century ago, French author Raymond Roussel published Locus Solus. The book went on to influence some of the major figures of 20th century art and literature, including Marcel Duchamp, Alain Robbe-Grillet, John Ashbery, and Harry Mathews. Now […]

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  • mUtter—bAbelChristine Wertheim

    Christine Wertheim

    mUtter-bAbel, a graphic and textual exploration of ugly archaic feelings and their troubling social effects. It is a verbo-visual experiment integrating handmade drawings with computer-designed texts, exploring very early feelings babies have for their mothers. Whether because many people cannot […]

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Amherst Books

Digital Writing

Christine Wilks
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Essay Press

Video Poetics

Jeanne Liotta, text by Lisa Gill
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