The Alan Sondheim Mail Archive

At the Kitchen: March 25, 7pm - 512 West 19th Street, New York, NY 10011
(212) 255-5793

An Evening with Electronic Literature Organization

Electronic Literature Organization (ELO) presents an evening of
multimedia, interactive performative-readings highlighting a broad range
of born-digital literary forms, including collaborative, database,
film/video, generative, and kinetic image work. The evening.s
presentations showcase four projects by media artist and writers Mark
Amerika and Yael Kanarek; poet, programmer, and performance artist Ian
Hatcher, and experimental novelists Paul La Farge and Illya Szilak.


Mark Amerika's latest projects are Museum of Glitch Aesthetics
(, Micro-Cinematic Essays on the Life and Work of Marcel
Duchamp dba Conceptual Parts, Ink (, and
remixthebook (

Ian Hatcher is a poet, programmer, and performance artist living in New
York. Prosthesis, an ongoing project, is an expanding suite of code, text,
and vocal works exploring feedback loops between human cognition and
digital systems.

Yael Kanarek is a media artist. In her practice she looks at globalization
through interaction of languages and the collective experience of standard
time. Selected scenes from Object of Desire, an online story inspired by
motifs and themes born in the Middle East and Mediterranean, will be
performed (

Paul La Farge is the author of four novels, most recently Luminous
Airplanes, which is also a web-based hypertext. His short stories have
appeared in The New Yorker, Harper's, McSweeney's, Conjunctions, Fence and

Illya Szilak uses circulating media and collaborations forged via the
Internet to create multimedia novels. She will perform from her latest
Queerskins (

The Electronic Literature Organization was founded in 1999 to foster and
promote the reading, writing, teaching, and understanding of literature as
it develops and persists in a changing digital environment. A 501c(3)
non-profit organization, the ELO includes writers, artists, teachers,
scholars, and developers. For more information, go to

Literature programs at The Kitchen are made possible with support from
Axe-Houghton Foundation and with public funds from New York City
Department of Cultural Affairs in partnership with the City Council and
New York State Council on the Arts with the support of Governor Andrew
Cuomo and the New York State Legislature.

March 25, 2013

Generated by Mnemosyne 0.12.