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4785 records
Last name Middle name First name Updated
Schäfer Jörgen 13.10.2016
Morrissey Judd 13.10.2016
Travlou Penny 13.10.2016
Bringsværd Tor Åge 13.10.2016
Aarseth Espen 13.10.2016


322 records
Title Publisher or organization Developers Year initiated Updatedsort descending
itch.io 2013 09.02.2021
Bitsy Adam Le Doux 09.02.2021
Tracery 15.02.2021
Zoom 15.02.2021
PLATO SYSTEM 1960 27.02.2021


675 records
Name Event Date City Country Updatedsort descending
New Literature, On and Between Screens: an Electronic Literature Reading Event 01.03.2013 30.11.2016
Digital Arena: Ottar Ormstad - a yellow y in motion 01.04.2014 Bergen Norway 30.11.2016
UB Forum 29.10.2014 Bergen Norway 30.11.2016
Electronic Literature Organization 2013: Chercher le texte 23.09.2013 Paris France 30.11.2016
Electronic Literature in the Digital Humanities: Research and Practice 02.06.2014 Victoria Canada 30.11.2016

Databases and Archives

78 records
Name Organization Responsible Project Type Updatedsort descending
Hyperizons Database 28.06.2013
Voice of the Shuttle University of California, Santa Barbara (UCSB), Department of English Database 30.06.2013
Stephanie Strickland Papers Duke University Archive 31.07.2013
The Typographic Archives Archive 19.08.2013
Estudios en Intermedialidad como Mediaci... Complutense University of Madrid Database 23.08.2013