Alexandra Saemmer

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Paris
France
FR
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Germany
DE
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Alexandra Saemmer is associate professor of information and communication sciences at University Paris 8. Her current research projects focus on semiotics and aesthetics of digital media, reading and writing in digital environments. She is the author and editor of several books and articles on digital literature and arts.

Critical writing by this author:

Title Publication Type Publisher Yearsort descending
Matières textuelles sur support numérique Book (monograph) Publications de l'Université de Saint-Étienne 2007
Some stylistic devices on media interface Conference paper or presentation 2008
Ephemeral passages—La Série des U and Passage by Philippe Bootz: A close reading Article in an online journal Dichtung Digital 2009
Aesthetics of Surface, Ephemeral and Re-Enchantment in Digital Literature: How Authors and Readers Deal with the Lability of the Electronic Device Article in a print journal, Article in an online journal Neohelicon 2009
Lire la littérature numérique à l’université : deux situations pédagogiques Article in a print journal ÉLA: Études de Linguistique Appliquee 2010
Digital Literature—In Search of a Discipline ? Article or chapter in a book Transcript 2010
Closer again! Conference paper or presentation 2010
Textual Material in the Digital Medium Article or chapter in a book West Virginia University Press 2010
Digital Literature—A Question of Style Article or chapter in a book Transcript 2010
La littérature numérique entre légitimation et canonisation Article in a print journal Culture & Musées 2011
Introduction à la première partie: Le jeu, comme espace de résistance Article or chapter in a book 2011
Les figures de manipulation face aux conventions du jeu Article or chapter in a book 2011
De la confirmation à la subversion: Les figures d’animation face aux conventions du discours numérique Article in a print journal Protée 2011
Reflections on the iconicity of digital texts Conference paper or presentation 2011
Writing the Ephemeral […] and Re-Enchanting the Remnants: The Lability of the Digital Device in Literary Practice Article in a print journal, Article in an online journal Journal of Writing in Creative Practice 2011
Digital Arts and Literature – Is it Just a Game? Article or chapter in a book, Conference paper or presentation Atelier Multimediale Edizioni 2011
Rhetorics of Media Coupling in the Digital Age Conference paper or presentation 2011
Reading (De)coherent Hypertexts: a Creative Performance Based on a Close Reading of the German Hyperfiction Zeit für die Bombe Article in a print journal 2012
Evaluating Digital Literature: Social Networks, Selection Processes and Criteria Conference paper or presentation, Exhibition Catalog 2012
Semiotic Cross Analyses of Digital Poetry Forum 2012

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Electronic Literature Organization 2013: Chercher le texte Paris 23.09.2013 Conference

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