[This review by Álvaro Seiça was first published @ I ♥ E-Poetry, coordinated by Leonardo Flores. I ♥ E-Poetry collaborates with po-ex.net in the dissemination of Portuguese electronic literature.]


Excerpt > E. M. de Melo e Castro has written poetry in different physical media – in the same way as “peso pesado do átomo” [atom’s heavy weight] (Castro 2006) – such as paper, textiles, canvas, wood, metal, stone, plastic, early opting for a dematerialization of word and image, something that became apparent, from the outset, in the pioneering videopoem Roda Lume [Wheel of Fire] (1968).


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