In collaboration with Chicago Review and Poem Present, the New Media Workshop will be co-sponsoring a multimedia reading this Thursday by Stephanie Strickland and Judd Morrissey.
Thursday, May 31, 2012
Rosenwald Hall, Room 405
1101 E. 58th Street
Refreshments will be served.
Please see the Chicago Review website, www.chicagoreview.org, for further details.
Stephanie Strickland has published six books of print poetry, most recently Zone : Zero, and seven electronic poems, most recently Sea and Spar Between, a poetry generator written with Nick Montfort. Award-winning works include The Red Virgin, slippingglimpse, True North, V: WaveSon.nets/Losing L’una, and Ballad of Sand and Harry Soot. She is interested in the relations between mathematics, science, technology and literature and has written critically about the new kinds of reading and writing the computer makes possible. A member of the Board of Directors of the Electronic Literature Organization, she co-edited the first volume of the Electronic Literature Collection (2006). Two of her collaborative digital pieces appear online in Electronic Literature Collection/2 (2011).
Judd Morrissey is a writer and code artist whose practice incorporates elements of experimental text generation, internet art, live performance, site-responsive installation, collective authorship and structured public participation. He is the creator of widely studied and anthologized digital literary works including The Precession (2011), The Last Performance [dot org] (2009), The Jew’s Daughter (2006), and My Name is Captain, Captain (2002). His projects are presented nationally and internationally in festivals, exhibitions, conferences and commission contexts. Judd is currently an Adjunct Associate Professor at the School of the Art Institute of Chicago. He was a collaborator of the international performance collective, Goat Island, and is a fellow of the Creative Capital / Andy Warhol Foundation Arts Writing Grant program.