Publications

 

Books

New Worlds, New Words: Exploring Pathways for Writing about and in Electronic Environments. With John Barber. Cresskill, NJ: Hampton Press, 2001. Reviewed by Jill Walker for American Book Review


Refereed Essays (Some Examples)

“The Interrelationships of Digital Storytelling Mobile Media.”  Co-Authored with Brett Oppegaard.  Forthcoming in Mobile Media Narratives, edited by Jason Farman. U of Minnesota Press.  2011.


“On the Art of Producing a Phenomenally Short Fiction Collection over the Net Using Twitter:  ‘The 24-Hr. Micro-Elit Project.’” Forthcoming in Authoring Software.  January 2011.


"Hyperlinking in 3D Multimedia Performances." Beyond the Screen: Transformations of Literary Structures, Interfaces and Genres. Ed. Jörgen Schäfer and Peter Gendolla. Bielefeld, Germany: Transaction Publishers, March 2010.


"E-Ject: On the Ephemeral Nature, Mechanisms, and Implications of Electronic Objects." Co-authored with Matt Kirschenbaum, Michael Angelo Tata, Davin Heckman, Anna Gibbs, Maria Angel, and Joe Tabbi. Digital Art and Culture. December 2009.


"Visionary Landscapes: Electronic Literature on the Edge of Time and Space." Special Issue in Hyperrhiz. October 2009.


"Electronic Literature: Where Is It?." ebr. January 2009.


"Winged Words: On the Theory and Use of Internet Radio." Going Wireless. Ed. Amy C. Kimme Hea. 2009.


"The Present [Future] of Electronic Literature." Transdisciplinary Digital Art: Sound, Vision and the New Screen. Ed. Randy Adams, Steve Gibson and Stefan Muller. Heidelberg, Germany: Springer-Verlag Publications. CCIS (Communications in Computer and Communication Science) series. Spring 2008.


"Found in Space: The MINDful Play Environment Is Born." With Steve Gibson. 28 Oct. 2007. Lablit 03, Summer 2007.


"Motion Tracking Technology, Telepresence, and Collaboration." With Steve Gibson. Hyperrhiz 03, Summer 2007.


"What New Media Offers." Computers and Composition 24.2 (2006) : 214-217.


"Wild Nature and the Digital Life." Special issue co-edited with Sue Thomas (De Montfort University, UK). Leonardo Electronic Almanac. Vol 14, No. 7 - 8 (2006). 30 Nov. 2006.


"Transgressing the Limits: Narratives of Scientists in Literature." The Scientist. 3 Aug. 2006.


"The Role of Sound in Electronic Literature." trAce. Spring 2006.


"Ephemeral Writing" Proceedings of the 2005 Digital Arts and Culture, Copenhagen: IT University. CD-ROM. Fall 2005.


"On Change and Chance." Professionalization in Computers and English Studies: Alternate Paths, Diverse Voices. Ed. James Inman. Portsmouth, NH: Heinemann Press, 2005.


"The Potential of Electronic Textuality." Engineering Nature. Ed. Roy Ascott. Plymouth: Intellect Press, 2005.


"The Challenges of Hybrid Forms of Writing." Computers and Composition 22 (2005) : 375-393.


"Report on The 6th International Research Conference: Consciousness Reframed: Qi and Complexity." Computers and Composition 22 (2005) : 231-8.


"Kineticism, Rhetoric, and New Media Art." Computers and Composition 22.1 (2005) : 105-112.


"Myths, Aboriginal Songlines, and Consciousness." With John Barber. Qi and Complexity. Ed. Roy Ascott. Plymouth: I-dat, 2005.


"Breath by Breath: An Interview with Kate Pullinger about 'The Breathing Wall.'" Computers and Composition 21.4 (2004) : 475-83.


"Report on Ted Nelson's Keynote Address at Incubation 2004." Computers and Composition 21.4 (2004) : 485-87.


"Off the Printed Page: Background and Theory about Electronic Literature." Proceedings for 2004 Ciberart-Bilbao. Ed. Geraldine de Ponthiere. 2004. CD-ROM.


"Electronic Literature: Its Types and Some Examples." Redes Sensoriais: Arte, Ciência e Tecnologia. (Sensual Media: Art, Cinema, and Technology). Ed. Katia Valeria Maciel Toledo. Rio de Janeiro: Contra Capa, 2003. 77-86.


"A Report from the Electronic Edge . . . border and Interface."State of the Arts. Ed. Scott Rettberg. LA: Electronic Literature Organization, 2003. 63-69.


"Divisions in the Digital World: Access and Diversity." State of the Arts. Ed. Scott Rettberg. LA: Electronic Literature Organization. 2003. 75-81.


"Media Translation Theory and the Online Brautigan Bibliography. " With John F. Barber. Proceedings from the Digital Arts and Culture 2003. Ed. Adrian Miles. Melbourne: Royal Melbourne Institute of Technology, 2003. CD-ROM. Reprinted in Fineart Forum 16 (2003).


"Mutability, Medium and Character." Spec. issue of Computers and the Humanities. Ed. Ray Siemens (2002) : 359-378.


"MOOtextuality." Ed. Sean Williams. Spec. issue of Texts Technology: The Journal of Computer Text Processing (2002) : 163-179.


"Penelope in Translation and Art." The Penelopeia Project. Fall 2002.

 

Reviews (Most Recent)


“Review of Mapping Intermediality in Performance.” By Sarah Bay-Cheng, Chiel Kattenbelt, Andy Lavender, and Robin Nelson.  Leonardo Reviews.  December 2010.


“Review of Mechanisms:  New Media and the Forensic Imagination.  By Matt Kirschenbaum.  Hyperrhiz:  New Media Cultures. Hyperrhiz.07.  2010.


"Review of Ex-Foliation:  Reading Machines and the Upgrade Path," by Terry Harpold. Leonardo Digital Reviews. December 2009.


"Review of Media Poetry: An International Anthology," by Eduardo Kac. Consciousness, Literature, and the Arts. Issue 9:2. August 2008.


"Review of Re: Skin," by Mary Flanagan and Austin Booth, Editors. Leonardo Digital Reviews. January 2008.


"Review of Noisefold," by Cory Metcalf and David Stout. Leonardo Digital Reviews. January 2008.


"Review of T:BA:07," sponsored by the Portland Institute for Contemporary Culture. Leonardo Digital Reviews. October 2007.


"Review of Digital Performance: A History of New Media in Theater, Dance, Performance Art, and Installation," by Steve Dixon. Leonardo Digital Reviews. August 2007.


"Review of MediaArtHistories," by Oliver Grau. Leonardo Digital Reviews. July 2007.


"Review of The Future of Electronic Literature," sponsored by the Maryland Institute for Technology in the Humanities. Leonardo Digital Reviews. June 2007.


"Review of Designing Interactions," by Bill Moggridge. Leonardo Digital Reviews. March 2007.


"Review of Telepresence and Bio Art: Networking Humans, Rabbits, and Robots," by Eduardo Kac. Leonardo Digital Reviews. May 2006.


"Review of Shaping Things," by Bruce Sterling. Leonardo Digital Reviews. April 2006.


"Review of Tangible Frequencies," curated by Steve Gibson, Julie Andreyev, and Randy Adams. Leonardo Digital Reviews. March 2006.


"Review of Allegories of Communication: Intermedial Concerns from Cinema to the Digital," by John Fullerson and Jan Olsson. Post Script: Journal of Film and Video 25 (2006) : 74-75. 2006.


"Review of IT Projects: Writing to Win," Leonardo Digital Reviews. January 2006.


"Review of Lara Croft: Cyberheroine," by Astrid Deuber-Mankowsky. Leonardo Digital Reviews. November 2005.


"Review of Stuff It: The Video Essay in the Digital Age," by Ursula Biemann. Leonardo Digital Reviews. May 2005.


"Review of Interactive Futures," chaired by Steve Gibson. Leonardo Digital Reviews. March 2005.


"Review of Digital People: From Bionic Humans to Androids," by Sidney Perkowitz. American Book Review. 2005.


"Review of Audio Culture: Readings in Modern Music," by Christoph Cox and Daniel Warner. Leonardo Digital Reviews. October 2004.


"Review of Close Reading New Media: Analyzing Electronic Media," by Jan van Looy and Jan Baetens. Leonardo Digital Reviews. July 2004.


"Review of Twisty Little Passages: An Approach to Interactive Fiction," by Nick Montfort. Leonardo Digital Reviews. June 2004.


"Review of Women, Art, and Technology," edited by Judy Malloy. American Book Review. Spring 2004.


"Review of A New Alphabet: Language, Icons, and Embodiment," by Jeanie Dean. Consciousness, Literature and the Arts. April 2004.


"Review of Eloquent Images: Word and Image in the Age of New Media," Leonardo Digital Reviews. January 2004.


"Review of Coded Characters: Media Art by Jill Scott," edited by Marille Hahn.Leonardo Electronic Almanac Volume 11, Number 9, September 2003. ISSN #1071-4391. Reprinted from Leonardo Digital Reviews. September 2003.


"Review of Media Worlds: Anthropology on a New Terrain," by Faye Ginsburg, Lila Abu-Lughod, and Brian Larkin. Leonardo Digital Reviews. June 2003.


"Review of Writing Machines," by N. Katherine Hayles. Leonardo Digital Reviews. March 2003.

 

Poetry

"Children of the Drought and Rain." 1st Place. Poetry Society of America.


"Hot Matagorda Bay." Sporting Life. 2002.


"Nightmare at the Water's Edge." Soujourn. Vol. 8.


"Fast Days and Fiddler Crabs." Soujourn. Vol 8.


"For Diane: About February 1, 1975. Soujourn. Vol. 8.