Scripting Reading Motions: The Codex and the Computer as Self-Reflexive Machines

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An exploration of what experimental literature in both print and programmable media tells us about the act of reading.In Scripting Reading Motions, Manuel Portela explores the expressive use of book forms and programmable media in experimental works of both print and electronic literature and finds a self-conscious play with the dynamics of reading and writing. Portela examines a series of print and digital works by Johanna Drucker, Mark Z. Danielewski, Rui Torres, Jim Andrews, and others, for the insights they yield about ...

Scripting Reading Motions: The Codex and the Computer as Self-Reflexive Machines 2013, MIT Press, Cambridge, Mass.

ISBN-13: 9780262019460

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