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- Jan 2018
I was waiting for this notion to arrive : the idea of hypertext seems more interesting to me than the expression "electronic literature" which seems dated and more restrictive.
like we saw the “written” visual/concrete poetry in the 2nd and 3rd centuries in Alexandria and “printed” novels like Laurence Stern’s Tristram Shandy in 18th century did in theirs
What I feel reading this, and the comment on Tristam Shandy, is the idea that what we define as electronic literature has more to do with the idea of book as play, or as something non-restrictive, more open, than with modern technology.