About Po-ex.net

Welcome to Po-ex.net – Digital Archive of Portuguese Experimental Poetry.

Poesia Experimental [Experimental Poetry] is the title of a magazine organized by António Aragão & Herberto Helder (Number 1, 1964) and António Aragão, E. M. de Melo e Castro & Herberto Helder (Number 2, 1966) <> PO.EX is an acronym of POesia.EXperimental [EXperimental.POetry] created by E. M. de Melo e Castro for the exhibit PO.EX/80 (National Gallery of Modern Art, Lisbon) and used in the title of the book ‘PO.EX: Theoretical Texts and Documents of the Portuguese Experimental Poetry’ (org. E. M. de Melo e Castro & Ana Hatherly, 1981) <> Po-ex.net is the web domain created for the study and dissemination of PO.EX (2005). Read more about Credits, Support and Copyright.

Navigation options (top menu): Authors – for a list of the works and authors represented <> Genres – for a definition and listing of the textual typologies considered <> Taxonomy – to list the works according to their inscription support and to read the reflexive manifestations and the critical reception of these works <> Exhibitions for documentation related to exhibitions involving PO.EX and to make guided tours to the Archive <> You can also do free searches through the option Search.

Po-ex.net is the result of two projects funded by the Portuguese Foundation for Science and Technology and the European Union, having the Fundação Ensino e Cultura Fernando Pessoa as the proponent Institution <> PO.EX’ CD-ROM (Portuguese Experimental Poetry, Chapbooks and Catalogs) and PO.EX’70-80 – Digital Archive of the Portuguese Experimental Literature. <> Po-ex.net is a member of CELL – Consortium on Electronic Literature, a project of the ELO – Electronic Literature Organization. We are interested in finding new partners and fundings that can ensure the maintenance and the expansion of this Digital Archive.

Po-ex.net is coordinated, updated and maintained by Rui Torres. Contact: Contact Email

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