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Laura Borràs Castanyer

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Barcelona
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Spain
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Laura Borràs Castanyer, Ph.D. in Romance Philology (1997) from the UB, has attained the qualification of European Doctor (1997) and has been awarded the Special Ph.D. Prize (1998) in Social Sciences at the same university. Is an associate professor on Comparative Literature and Literary Theory at the University of Barcelona. She devoted the last 12 years to develop the Open and Distance Learning (ODL) on the literary field –mainly on Comparative Literature and Digital Literature as well. Member of the Literary Advisory Board of the ELO, from 2000, she directs and is the main investigator of the International Research Group HERMENEIA, made up of professors and investigators from various European and American universities, whose mission is to study connections between Literary Studies and Digital Technologies. Academic Director of the M.A. Programme on Literature in the Digital Age at the University of Barcelona. She has organized the e-poetry festival 2009 in Barcelona. With Rita Raley, Brian Kim Stefans and Talan Memmott, she has been editor of the Electronic Literature Collection, vol. II (2008-2010).

Critical writing by this author:

Titlesort descending Publication Type Publisher Year
A New Literary Information System: GPS, The Global Poetic System: Bringing Electronic Literature To The Greater Public Conference panel or roundtable 2008
Apología de la brevedad: Intermínims de navegació poètica o la tentación del silencio Article in a print journal 2005
Apprendre la littérature en ligne: transformer les techniques communicatives du discours savant Article in an online journal Université de Rennes 2007
Broadening the e-learning technologies on literature: the effect of it over medieval Romance Literature Article or chapter in a book Iadis 2007
Catalan Ergodic Literature Other University of Jyväskylä 2007
Catalonian Electronic Literature Communities Conference paper or presentation 2010
Ciberteatro. Posibilidades dramatúrgicas en la era digital Article or chapter in a book Academia del Hispanismo 2009
Comment lire la littérature numérique? L’expérience d’enseigner la Poésie Numérique dans les Études de Philologie Catalane Article in an online journal Université Paris VIII 2007
Cómo analizar la nueva literatura. La crítica ante la creación literaria para la red Article or chapter in a book Liceus 2006
De l'art si je veux Article or chapter in a book Universitat de les Illes Balears 2010
De la estética de la recepción a la estética de la interactividad. Notas para una hermenéutica hipertextual Article or chapter in a book Universidad de la Rioja 2004
Digital Literatures and Theoretial Approaches Article in an online journal Dichtung Digital 2004
E-Learning and Literary Studies - Towards a New Culture of Teaching? Article or chapter in a book 2007
E-Learning and Literary Studies. Towards a New Culture of Teaching? Article in an online journal Dichtung Digital 2005
E-Learning and Literary Studies: Towards a New Culture of Teaching? Conference paper or presentation 2004
E-teaching and Literary Studies. Towards a New Culture of Teaching Article or chapter in a book Transcript 2007
Editing the Electronic Literature Collection, Volume Two Conference paper or presentation 2011
Electronic Literature as an Information System Article in a print journal Hyperrhiz: New Media Cultures 2009
Electronic Literature as an Information System Article in an online journal Hyperrhiz: New Media Cultures 2009
Electronic Literature: Linking Database Projects Forum 2012
Enseñar literatura en la red. Nuevos recursos digitales Article or chapter in a book 2002
From ‘words, words, words’ to ‘birds, birds, birds’: Literature between the representation and the presentation Article in a print journal Journal of Writing in Creative Practice 2011
Género y ciberespacio. Ciberfeminismo y cibercultura Article or chapter in a book Universitat Autònoma de Barcelona 2008
Género y ciberespacio. Ciberfeminismo y cibercultura Article or chapter in a book Universitat Autònoma de Barcelona 2008
Geo-locative narratives and e-lit: A Literary Positioning Conference panel or roundtable 2010
Growing up Digital: The Emergence of E-Lit Communities in Spain. The Case of Catalonia “And the Rest is Literature” Article in an online journal 2012
International Electronic LIterature Conference panel or roundtable 2007
Internet i literatura avui: el fil d’Ariadna Article in an online journal 2001
Introduzione Article or chapter in a book Edizioni B.A. Graphis 2006
Investigación en teoría de la literatura y tecnologías digitales Article or chapter in a book Universidad de Jaén 2002
La creació literària digital i les textualitats electròniques des d’un observatori anomenat Hermeneia Article in a print journal Fundació Espais d’Art Contemporani 2006
La literatura electrónica Article in a print journal Imán 2009
La revolución biotecnológica-comunicacional. Nuevas formas literarias, nuevas miradas y viejos memes Article or chapter in a book 2007
Lector in machina Article or chapter in a book University Cambridge Press 2007
Leed, leed, malditos. Notas para una hermenéutica de la lectura hipertextual Article or chapter in a book Marenostrum 2003
Leer literatura (en) digital: una historia de intermediaciones, desplazamientos y contaminaciones Article in a print journal Arizona Journal of Hispanic Cultural Studies 2010
Libros informáticos, libros posinformáticos: formas de lo literario en la era digital. Muestra de tecnologías literarias catalanas contemporáneas Article in a print journal Universidad Nacional Autónoma de México 2009
Literatura Digital 2010. La Incubadora Article in a print journal Quimera 2010
Literatura i tecnologia. Ha perdut els papers, la literatura? Article or chapter in a book Universitat de les Illes Balears 2009
Lit[art]ure: la literatura en tiempos de Internet Article in a print journal Quimera 2008
L’escriptura literària en l’era digital Article in an online journal Generalitat de Catalunya 2010
Nicolas Clauss' Art if I want Article in an online journal Dichtung Digital 2005
Poiesis and technologie. E-learning material development in Literature Article or chapter in a book WEBIST 2007
Programming words Article in a print journal Barcelona INK 2010
Ramon Dachs, un cas d'ergodicitat intersticial / Ramon Dachs, a case of interstitial ergodicity Article or chapter in a book University of Jyväskylä 2007
Teaching Literature in a Virtual Campus:The UOC Experience, 1998-2005 Article or chapter in a book 2006
Teaching Literature in a Virtual University: A Way to Enhance Imagination! Article or chapter in a book 2006
Teorías literarias y retos digitales Article or chapter in a book EDIUOC 2005
Teorie letterarie e sfide digitali Article or chapter in a book Edizioni B.A. Graphis 2006
Testualità elettroniche. Nuovi scenari per la letteratura Other Edizioni B.A. Graphis 2006
Textualidades electrónicas: Presentación Article or chapter in a book EDIUOC 2005
The Global Poetic System. A system of Poetical Positioning Article or chapter in a book Transcript 2010
The Global Poetic System: A System of Poetic Positioning Article or chapter in a book 2010
The magnificent 7 Conference paper or presentation 2010
The Risk of Reading in Digital Literary Creation Conference paper or presentation 2008
The Vinaròs Prize for Electronic Literature Conference paper or presentation 2011
Translating Digital Literature. The Example of “I’m simply saying” Article or chapter in a book, Conference paper or presentation Atelier Multimediale Edizioni 2011
Wiki Notes on International Electronic Literature from the 2007 ELO Symposium Panel on International Electronic LIterature Notes and Drafts 2007
Witnessing Poetry: Mismidad y Alteridad de la Lectura en Poemas no Meio do Caminho de Rui Torres Article (other medium), Collection on Disc, CD-ROM, DVD Edições UFP 2012
Works, Works? Works! Conference paper or presentation 2011
¿Pero hay realmente un cambio de paradigma? Un análisis apresurado mientras la literatura pierde los papeles Article or chapter in a book Anthropos 2008

Events arranged:

Event City Datesort descending Event type Edit link
E-Poetry 2009 Barcelona 23.05.2009 Festival

Curator of:

Titlesort descending City Country Date
Erasmus Intensive Program "European Digital Literatures" Madrid Spain June 25, 2012 to July 13, 2012
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Laura Borràs Castanyer
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