skip to content
Writing machines Preview this item
ClosePreview this item
Checking...

Writing machines

Author: Katherine Hayles
Publisher: Cambridge, Mass. : MIT Press, ©2002.
Series: Mediawork.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
Database:WorldCat
Summary:
Tracing a journey from the 1950s through the 1990s, the author uses the autobiographical persona of Kaye to explore how literature has transformed itself from inscriptions rendered as the flat durable marks of print to the dynamic images of CRT screens, from books to technotexts.
Rating:

(not yet rated) 0 with reviews - Be the first.

Subjects
More like this

 

Find a copy in the library

&AllPage.SpinnerRetrieving; Finding libraries that hold this item...

Details

Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Katherine Hayles
ISBN: 0262083116 9780262083119 0262582155 9780262582155
OCLC Number: 50072341
Awards: Winner of Susanne K. Langer Award for Outstanding Scholarship in the Ecology of Symbolic Form 2003.
Description: 144 pages : illustrations ; 20 cm.
Contents: Media and Materiality --
Material Metaphors, Technotexts, and Media-Specific Analysis --
Entering the Electronic Environment --
Electronic Literature as Technotext: Lexia to Perplexia --
Experiencing Artists' Books --
Lexicon Linkmap --
A Humument as Technotext: Layered Topographies --
Embodiments of Material Metaphors --
Inhabiting House of Leaves.
Series Title: Mediawork.
Responsibility: N. Katherine Hayles.

Abstract:

A pseudo-autobiographical exploration of the artistic and cultural impact of the transformation of the print book to its electronic incarnations.  Read more...

Reviews

Editorial reviews

Publisher Synopsis

Hayles's book is one of the most exciting examples of technological anti-determinism I have ever read. -- Jan Baetens Image [&] Narrative N. Katherine Hayle's Writing Machines is a beautiful little Read more...

 
User-contributed reviews
Retrieving GoodReads reviews...
Retrieving DOGObooks reviews...

Tags

Be the first.
Confirm this request

You may have already requested this item. Please select Ok if you would like to proceed with this request anyway.

Linked Data


Primary Entity

<http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/50072341> # Writing machines
    a schema:Book, schema:CreativeWork ;
    library:oclcnum "50072341" ;
    library:placeOfPublication <http://id.loc.gov/vocabulary/countries/mau> ;
    library:placeOfPublication <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/993806#Place/cambridge_mass> ; # Cambridge, Mass.
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/993806#Topic/hypermedia> ; # Hypermedia
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/993806#Topic/hypertext_systems> ; # Hypertext systems
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/993806#Topic/hypertext> ; # Hypertext
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/993806#Topic/criticism_data_processing> ; # Criticism--Data processing
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/993806#Topic/mens_computer_interactie> ; # Mens-computer-interactie
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/993806#Topic/litterature_et_technologie> ; # Littérature et technologie
    schema:about <http://dewey.info/class/801.950285/e21/> ;
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/993806#Topic/culturele_aspecten> ; # Culturele aspecten
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/993806#Topic/computerdichtung> ; # Computerdichtung
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/993806#Topic/hypertexte> ; # Hypertexte
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/993806#Topic/critique_informatique> ; # Critique--Informatique
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/993806#Topic/literature_and_technology> ; # Literature and technology
    schema:bookFormat bgn:PrintBook ;
    schema:copyrightYear "2002" ;
    schema:creator <http://viaf.org/viaf/27082380> ; # Katherine Hayles
    schema:datePublished "2002" ;
    schema:description "Tracing a journey from the 1950s through the 1990s, the author uses the autobiographical persona of Kaye to explore how literature has transformed itself from inscriptions rendered as the flat durable marks of print to the dynamic images of CRT screens, from books to technotexts."@en ;
    schema:exampleOfWork <http://worldcat.org/entity/work/id/993806> ;
    schema:inLanguage "en" ;
    schema:isPartOf <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/993806#Series/mediawork> ; # Mediawork.
    schema:isPartOf <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/993806#Series/mediawork_pamphlet> ; # Mediawork pamphlet
    schema:name "Writing machines"@en ;
    schema:productID "50072341" ;
    schema:publication <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/50072341#PublicationEvent/cambridge_mass_mit_press_2002> ;
    schema:publisher <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/993806#Agent/mit_press> ; # MIT Press
    schema:workExample <http://worldcat.org/isbn/9780262582155> ;
    schema:workExample <http://worldcat.org/isbn/9780262083119> ;
    umbel:isLike <http://bnb.data.bl.uk/id/resource/GBA2V4885> ;
    wdrs:describedby <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/50072341> ;
    .


Related Entities

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/993806#Place/cambridge_mass> # Cambridge, Mass.
    a schema:Place ;
    schema:name "Cambridge, Mass." ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/993806#Topic/computerdichtung> # Computerdichtung
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Computerdichtung"@en ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/993806#Topic/critique_informatique> # Critique--Informatique
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Critique--Informatique"@fr ;
    schema:name "Critique--Informatique"@en ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/993806#Topic/culturele_aspecten> # Culturele aspecten
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Culturele aspecten"@en ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/993806#Topic/hypertext_systems> # Hypertext systems
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Hypertext systems"@en ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/993806#Topic/hypertexte> # Hypertexte
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Hypertexte"@fr ;
    schema:name "Hypertexte"@en ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/993806#Topic/literature_and_technology> # Literature and technology
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Literature and technology"@en ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/993806#Topic/litterature_et_technologie> # Littérature et technologie
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Littérature et technologie"@fr ;
    schema:name "Littérature et technologie"@en ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/993806#Topic/mens_computer_interactie> # Mens-computer-interactie
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Mens-computer-interactie"@en ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/27082380> # Katherine Hayles
    a schema:Person ;
    schema:birthDate "1943" ;
    schema:familyName "Hayles" ;
    schema:givenName "Katherine" ;
    schema:name "Katherine Hayles" ;
    .

<http://worldcat.org/isbn/9780262083119>
    a schema:ProductModel ;
    schema:isbn "0262083116" ;
    schema:isbn "9780262083119" ;
    .

<http://worldcat.org/isbn/9780262582155>
    a schema:ProductModel ;
    schema:isbn "0262582155" ;
    schema:isbn "9780262582155" ;
    .


Content-negotiable representations

Close Window

Please sign in to WorldCat 

Don't have an account? You can easily create a free account.