David Thomas Henry Wright

Person
Residency: 
Nagoya
Japan
JP
Nationality: 
Australia
AU
United Kingdom
GB
Born: 
1985
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David Thomas Henry Wright won the 2018 Queensland Literary Awards’ QUT Digital Literature Prize and 2019 Robert Coover Award for a work of Electronic Literature (2nd prize). He has been shortlisted for multiple national and international literary prizes, and published in various academic and creative journals. He has a PhD (English and Comparative Literature) from Murdoch University and a Masters (Creative Writing) from The University of Edinburgh, and taught Creative Writing at China’s top university, Tsinghua. He is currently co-editor of The Digital Review and Associate Professor (Comparative Literature) at Nagoya University. 

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Italo Calvino’s Six Memos as ethical imperative in J.R. Carpenter’s The Gathering Cloud Conference paper or presentation 2018
‘Writing for’ with Authority: Theorizing an Electronic Edition of Shahriar Mandanipour’s Censoring an Iranian Love Story Article in an online journal MATLIT: Materialities of Literature 2018
Self-Aware Self-Censorship As Form Article in an online journal Electronic Book Review 2018
From Twitterbots to VR: 10 of the best examples of digital literature Article in a newspaper The Conversation 2019
Beyond the Periphery of Modernist Prose: Digital Faulknerian Stream-of-Consciousness Conference paper or presentation 2019
Sound, Fury, and Consistency: Writing Recombinant Fiction Article in an online journal The Writing Platform 2019
Italo Calvino’s Six Memos as ethical imperative in J.R. Carpenter’s The Gathering Cloud Article in a print journal Digital Scholarship in the Humanities 2019
Beauty in code – 5 ways digital poetry combines human and computer languages Article in a newspaper The Conversation 2020
Collaboration and authority in electronic literature Article in an online journal TEXT 2020
Computer as co-author: Creative Writing & artificial intelligence Article (other medium) Goethe-Institut 2020
Dystopic plagiarized platforms: found text, corrupted code, and robotic poetics. Conference paper or presentation 2021
Digital Orihon (デジタル 折り本): The (un)continuous shape of the novel Article in an online journal Electronic Book Review (ebr) 2021
Beyond Maximalism: Resolving the Novelistic Incompatibilities of Realism, Paranoia, Omniscience, and Encyclopedism through Electronic Literature. Conference paper or presentation 2021
Extending modernist stream-of-consciousness aesthetics: Digital variations on William Faulkner’s The Sound and the Fury Article in a print journal Digital Scholarship in the Humanities 2021
Data as language; language as data Article or chapter in a book Carnegie Mellon University 2021
Digital Realism Issue of a journal TEXT 2022
Digital Literary Creative Practice and COVID-19 Article in an online journal Journal of Intercultural Studies 2022
Traversing Language, the Author, and the Word in Amira Hanafi’s A Dictionary of the Revolution Conference paper or presentation Springer 2023
Writing with the Australian Archive: Digital Posthuman Approaches to Australian Literature Article in an online journal JASAL 2023
A review of My Life as an Artificial Creative Intelligence Review Electronic Book Review (ebr) 2023

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Digital Realism 2022 TEXT
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