R266. New Media Beyond the Book: A How-to Session
Thursday, February 27, 2014
4:30 pm to 5:45 pm
Alexandra Chasin is the author of Selling Out, Kissed By, and the recent app/novella "Brief." Chasin held a 2012 NYFA Fellowship for Fiction and she is currently a Fellow at the Leon Levy Center for Biography at CUNY. She is Associate Professor of Literary Studies at Lang College, The New School in NYC.
Amaranth Borsuk is a poet working across media platforms. She is the author of Handiwork; Tonal Saw, a chapbook; and, Between Page and Screen, a book of augmented reality poems created with Brad Bouse. She teaches in the MFA in Creative Writing and Poetics at the University of Washington, Bothell.
Kate Durbin is the author of The Ravenous Audience, E! Entertainment, Kim's Fairytale Wedding, and co-author of Abra, forthcoming as an app and artist's book. She is recipient of an Expanded Artist's Book grant from Center for Book and Paper Arts, and founding editor of the online journal Gaga Stigmata.
Samantha Gorman is a writer and media artist who composes for the intersection of text and digital culture. Recent work includes the hybrid iPad novella "Penumbra." She holds an MFA and BA from Brown University in Literary Arts, and she is currently pursuing her PhD at USC in Media Arts and Practice.