Talan Memmott

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1964
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Talan Memmott is a hypermedia writer/artist, his hypermedia work is generally Web-based and freely accessible on the Internet. Memmott has taught digital art, electronic writing, and new media studies in the Digital Culture and Communication Program at the Blekinge Institute of Technology in Karlskrona, Sweden, the Teledramatic Arts and Technology Department at California State University Monterey Bay; the Georgia Institute of Technology, University of Colorado Boulder, and the Rhode Island School of Design. He is currently a researcher at University of Bergen. Memmott holds an MFA in Literary Arts/Electronic Writing from Brown University and a PhD in Interaction Design from Malmö University. Memmott was a co-editor for the Electronic Literature Collection, Volume 2 (ELO), and the ELMCIP Anthology of European Electronic Literature.

Works by this author:

Work title Publication Type Year
(S)PACING Exhibited at gallery or event 2009
A Machicolated Body Published on the Web (online journal) 1999
Bread.Crumbs Published on the Web (online journal) 1998
Caption This Other venue 2016
Delimited Meshings: a White Paper Exhibited at gallery or event, Published on the Web (online journal) 2001
Delivery Machine 01 Published on the Web (individual site) 1998
Dérivepedia Published on the Web (online journal) 2016
Digital Culture World Lecture Tour Published on the Web (social network) 2014
Disposable Language Performance 2011
E_cephalopedia // novellex Published on the Web (online journal) 2001
Huckleberry Finnegans Wake Application, Exhibited at gallery or event, Performance, Presented at conference or festival 2013
Ingenstans Presented at conference or festival, Published on the Web (individual site) 2009
Intermission Presented at conference or festival 2011
Land/Wave Series Non-linguistic digital art, Presented at conference or festival 2010
Lexia to Perplexia Exhibited at gallery or event, Presented at conference or festival, Published on disc, CD, or DVD, Published on the Web (individual site), Published on the Web (online journal) 2000
Lux: Bronzino 1540 Published on the Web (online gallery) 2002
my Molly (departed) Application, Exhibited at gallery or event, Presented at conference or festival 2007
NONCE.EXECUTOR (disposable language) Presented at conference or festival, Published on the Web (individual site) 2011
Reasoned Metagoria Published on the Web (online journal) 1999
Self Portrait(s) [as Other(s)] Exhibited at gallery or event, Presented at conference or festival, Published on disc, CD, or DVD, Published on the Web (online journal) 2003

Critical writing by this author:

Title Publication Type Publisher Year
E_RUPTURE://Codework"."Serration in Electronic Literature Article in a print journal American Book Review 2001
Alternative Avenues in Digital Poetics and Post-Literary Studies Forum UnderAcademy College 2012
An Interview with Talan Memmott Interview Cordite Poetry Review 2011
Beyond Taxonomy: Digital Poetics and the Problem of Reading Article or chapter in a book The MIT Press 2006
Codework: Phenomenology of an Anti-Genre Article in a print journal Journal of Writing in Creative Practice 2011
Creative Communities: Nooks, Niches, and Networks Conference paper or presentation 2011
Digital Rhetoric and Poetics: Signifying Strategies in Electronic Literature Book (Ph.D. dissertation) 2011
ELMCIP Anthology of European Electronic Literature (Report) Article or chapter in a book 2013
Interrogating Electronic Literature Video essay / documentary ELMCIP: Electronic Literature as a Model of Creativity and Innovation in Practice 2011
In[ter]venting Multi-Modal Rhetoric(s)/(a) Poetics of Emergence Conference paper or presentation HUMlab 2008
Lexia to Perplexia: Weblog ebr Electronic Book Review 2000
Pedestrionics: Meme Culture, Alienation Capital, and Gestic Play Conference paper or presentation 2014
Practical Play: Research and Invention Conference paper or presentation 2008
Presentation of ELMCIP European Anthology of Electronic Literature Conference paper or presentation 2012
Presentation of the ELMCIP Anthology of European Electronic Literature (Rap version) Conference paper or presentation 2012
Process-Intensive Literature Conference panel or roundtable 2007
Taroko Gorge Remixed: Repetition and Difference in Machine Texts Forum 2012
The Exquisite Corpus: Issues in Electronic Literature Video essay / documentary ELMCIP: Electronic Literature as a Model of Creativity and Innovation in Practice 2013
Touching Words Video essay / documentary ELMCIP: Electronic Literature as a Model of Creativity and Innovation in Practice 2012

Events arranged:

Event Citysort descending Date Event type Edit link
ELMCIP Electronic Literature and Pedagogy Workshop Karlskrona 14.06.2011 Workshop
Cabaret Voltage Karlskrona 16.06.2011 Performance
Cabaret Voltage Karlskrona 16.06.2011 Reading

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