Curating Digital Archives: Interoperability and Appropriation @ PO-EX.NET

Article by Rui Torres about the PO.EX Digital Archive. [Abstract. PDF]

Description > Torres, R. (2017). Curating Digital Archives: Interoperability and Appropriation @ PO-EX.NET. In: De poesia. Arxius, poètiques i recepcions, ed. Marc Audí, Glòria Bordons, Lis Costa, Eva Figueras Ferrer, Mar Redondo-Arolas. Barcelona: Universitat Barcelona. pp. 311-326. ISBN 978-84-475-4127-0.

Abstract > The inherent complexity of multimodal databases constitutes a challenge in terms of structuring and interoperability. However, it also stimulates the translation of organized data into enhanced and adaptable interfaces. Using the Digital Archive of Portuguese Experimental Literature ( as a framework, I will describe possible strategies for curating digital archives, through appropriation and remixing of database assets, allowing artistic and creative re-interpretations of experimental and electronic literature.

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