Prehistoric Digital Poetry: An Archaeology of Forms, 1959-1995

For the last five decades, poets have had a vibrant relationship with computers and digital technology This book is a documentary study and analytic history of digital poetry that highlights its major practitioners and the ways that they have used technology to foster a new aesthetic This account includes many works, in English and other languages, which have never beforFor the last five decades, poets have had a vibrant relationship with computers and digital technology This book is a documentary study and analytic history of digital poetry that highlights its major practitioners and the ways that they have used technology to foster a new aesthetic This account includes many works, in English and other languages, which have never before been presented in an English language publication In exploring pioneering works of digital poetry, Funkhouser demonstrates how technological constraints that would seemingly limit the aesthetics of poetry have instead extended and enriched poetic discourse As a history of early digital poetry and a record of an era that has passed, this study aspires both to influence poets working today and to highlight what the future of digital poetry may hold.
Prehistoric Digital Poetry An Archaeology of Forms For the last five decades poets have had a vibrant relationship with computers and digital technology This book is a documentary study and analytic history of digital poetry that highlights its major

  • Title: Prehistoric Digital Poetry: An Archaeology of Forms, 1959-1995
  • Author: C.T. Funkhouser Christopher Thompson Funkhouser Sandy Baldwin
  • ISBN: 9780817354220
  • Page: 118
  • Format: Paperback
  • 1 thought on “Prehistoric Digital Poetry: An Archaeology of Forms, 1959-1995”

    1. This is an important book to understand history, theory and examples of digital poetry of the world.

    2. I really only read the first third of this book, but I don't see myself really digging back into it unless I need to for something else.

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