Joseph Tabbi

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Chicago
United States
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United States
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Joseph Tabbi is the author of Cognitive Fictions (Minnesota 2002) and Postmodern Sublime (Cornell 1995), books that examine the effects of new technologies on contemporary American fiction. He is the founding editor of electronic book review (ebr), and has edited and introduced William Gaddis’s last fiction and collected non-fiction (Viking/Penguin). His essay on Mark Amerika appeared at the Walker Art Center’s phon:e:me site, a 2000 Webby Award nominee. Also online (the Iowa Review Web) is an essay-narrative, titled “Overwriting,” an interview, and a review of his recent work. He is professor of English at the University of Illinois at Chicago. Tabbi has served as president of the Electronic Literature Organization.

Critical writing by this author:

Title Publication Type Publisher Year
Toward a Semantic Literary Web: Setting a Direction for the Electronic Literature Organization’s Directory (2010) Article in a print journal SPIEL (Siegener Periodicum zur Internationalen Empirischen Literaturwissenschaft), Peter Lang 2010
E-Ject: On the Ephemeral Nature, Mechanisms, and Implications of Electronic Objects Other 2009
Introduction to Annotated Bibliographies Series Electronic Book Review (ebr) 2009
On Reading 300 Works of Electronic Literature: Preliminary Reflections Article or chapter in a book, Weblog On the Human, Transcript 2009
Responses to "On Reading 300 Works of Electronic Literature: Preliminary Reflections" Weblog On the Human 2009
Locating the Literary in New Media Article in a print journal, Article in an online journal, Conference paper or presentation Contemporary Literature, Electronic Book Review (ebr) 2008
Tape for the Turn of the Year: Conversations with and about Daniel Wenk Series Electronic Book Review (ebr) 2008
Electronic Literature in the 21st Century Conference panel or roundtable 2007
Toward a Semantic Literary Web: Setting a Direction for the Electronic Literature Organization’s Directory (2007) Series Electronic Literature Organization 2007
Toward a Semantic Literary Web: Three Case Histories Conference paper or presentation 2007
Blank Frank Article or chapter in a book 2006
Riga Under Western Eyes 2006
Riga Under Western Eyes Open Humanities Press 2006
The Politics of Information: A Critical E-Book Under Way Article in an online journal Electronic Book Review (ebr) 2003
Cognitive Fictions Book (monograph) - print University of Minnesota Press 2002
START HERE> An Interdisciplinary Introduction to Electronic Literature Article in a print journal, Article in an online journal, Exhibition Catalog Iowa Journal of Cultural Studies 2002
The Cybernetic Turn: Literary into Cultural Criticism Article in an online journal Electronic Book Review (ebr) 2001
Internet Nation Article in an online journal 1999
A Gathering of Threads Article in an online journal Electronic Book Review (ebr) 1998
Image + Narrative Article in an online journal Electronic Book Review (ebr) 1998

Curator of:

Titlesort descending City Country Date
Posthuman Bergen Norway March 4, 2021
START HERE> Chicago United States April 18, 2002 to April 20, 2002
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Joseph Tabbi
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