Communities

From the CFP: "Electronic literature is global. It creates a forum where subjects in the global network act out and struggle over their location and situation. Expanding our understanding of electronic literature communities and how literature is accounted for within diverse communities of practice; Case studies of individual communities as well as broader engagement with how communities form and develop, and how they interact with and create affinities with other communities; Comparative case studies: Artists’ books; Augmented and Virtual Reality; Perl poetry; Sound-video practitioners; ASCII art and Net.Art; Hacktivism/Activism; Memes and Fan Fiction cultures; Minecraft, Twine, Bots and Indie Gaming; kids' e-lit; and how these practices are connected to electronic literature. Performances engaging with the diversity of practices in electronic literature and affiliated communities, as well as their critical awareness of network aesthetics." (Rui Torres and Sandy Baldwin)

Exhibit Communities - Signs, Actions, Codes @ Mosteiro de São Bento da Vitória, curated by Bruno Ministro and Sandra Guerreiro Dias.

ELO cartaz Communities MSBV


Statement by the curators >

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Digital statement > http://po-ex.net/elo17/communities/statement/

[Jason Nelson, Bruno Ministro, Sandra Guerreiro Dias, Nuno Neves]


Visual and Graphic Communities


Ian Hatcher, Amaranth Borsuk & Kate Durbin, Abra: a living text, 2015 - http://www.a-b-r-a.com/press/


Johannes Heldén & Håkan Jonson, Evolution, 2014 - http://www.textevolution.net/


Elizabeth Hobbs, G-AAAH, 2016


César Figueiredo, Untitled, 2017 - http://po-ex.net/taxonomia/transtextualidades/metatextualidades-alografas/cesar-figueiredo-biografia


Performing Communities


Sauti ya wakulima team, Sauti ya wakulima, 2011-ongoing - http://sautiyawakulima.net/bagamoyo/about.php?l=1


Fernando Nabais, Fernando Galrito & Stephan Jürgens, .txt, 2008-2009 - http://po-ex.net/taxonomia/materialidades/performativas/nabais-galrito-jurgens-ponto-txt


María Mencía, Jeneen Naji, Christine Wilks & Zuzana Husárová, The Upside-Down Chandelier, 2013 - https://elmcip.net/creative-work/upside-down-chandelier


Miguel Azguime, Itinerário do Sal [Salt Itinerary], 2003-2006 - http://po-ex.net/taxonomia/materialidades/performativas/miguel-azguime-itinerario-do-sal-video


Américo Rodrigues & Jorge dos Reis, Trânsito Local Trânsito Vocal, 2003 


Coding Communities


Gabriel Rui Silva, Big-Bang, Poesia! [Big-Bang, Poetry!], 1992 - https://po-ex.net/taxonomia/materialidades/performativas/gabriel-rui-silva-big-bang-poesia


Ishac Bertran, code {poems}, 2012 - http://code-poems.com/index.html


Various ASCII artists / Totally anonymous web users and ASCII artists under nicknames, ASCII art - selected works, 1980s onwards


Mez Breeze, Mezangelle (emails from 7-11 mailing list), 1998-1999 - https://anthology.rhizome.org/mez-breeze


Jesper Juul, 4:32, 2010 - https://www.jesperjuul.net/ludologist/432-my-conceptual-game-from-the-global-game-jam


Jason Nelson, Myopic Blossoms, 2017 - http://www.secrettechnology.com/myopic/