21W.772 Digital Poetry

Fall 2005

Digital earth and digital poetry.
Digital earth and digital poetry. (Image courtesy of Digital Earth. Adapted by MIT OCW.)

Course Highlights

This course features digital and new media poetry Web links in the related resources section.

Course Description

This class investigates theory and practice of digital or new media poetry with emphasis on workshop review of digital poetry created by students. Each week students examine published examples of digital poetry in a variety of forms including but not limited to soundscapes, hypertext poetry, animation, code poems, interactive games, location-based poems using handheld devices, digital video and wikis.
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Prof. Edward Barrett

Course Meeting Times

One session / week
3 hours / session