Electronic Literature’s Cutting Edge:
A Reading with Stephanie Strickland and Alexandra Chasin
Mon Nov 25, 2013 4:30pm
Plangere Annex, MU 302
Stephanie Strickland has published 6 books of print poetry and collaborated on 7 electronic poems, most recently Sea and Spar Between, a poetry generator written with Nick Montfort. Her prize-winning volume from Penguin, V: WaveSon.nets / Losing L’una, will appear in a new edition with accompanying app for mobile devices from SpringGun in 2014. Two of her digital pieces appear online in The Electronic Literature Collection Volume 2 (2011). Her 7th book of poetry,Dragon Logic, was published by Ahsahta in September. http://stephaniestrickland.com
Alexandra Chasin is the author of an app/novella, Brief; Kissed By, a collection of short fictions; and Selling Out: The Gay and Lesbian Movement Goes to Market. Chasin was a 2012 New York Foundation for the Arts Fellow in Fiction, and currently holds a fellowship at the Leon Levy Center for Biography at CUNY. Director of Writing On It All – a participatory writing project on Governors Island in New York Harbor – Chasin is Associate Professor of Literary Studies at Eugene Lang College, The New School.