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Notes on the Composition of Notes on the Voyage of Owl and Girl

  • chapter published in:
    #WomenTechLit
    edited my Maria Mencia
    West Virginia University Press
    August 2017

  • The Writing Platform

    Things Rarely Turn Out the Way I Intend Them To

  • keynote address presented at:
    New Media Writing Prize Award Event
    Bournemouth University
    18 January 2017
  • Published online in:
    The Writing Platform
    23 June 2017

  • Convergence

    In the Event of a Variable Text

  • article published in:
    Convergence: The International Journal of Research into New Media Technologies 23.1.
    Special Issue: Writing Digital: Practice, Performance, Theory
    Guest Editors: Dan Ashton , Gavin JamesBower , Steve Hollyman , and Kate Pullinger
    Sage Publishing, 24 January 2017
  • download PDF: In the Event of a Variable Tex


  • HYBRID

    Etheric Ocean : un environnement sonore sous-marin et multimédia

  • article published in French translation in:
    HYBRID 3 : Cultures numériques : alternatives
    Labex-H2H, Paris 8
    March 2016
  • download PDF: Etheric Ocean : un environnement sonore sous-marin et multimédia
  • view the web-based iteration of Etheric Ocean


  • Performance Research

    Writing Coastlines: Either and Both

  • article published in:
    Performance Research 21.2
    Taylor & Francis, 3 May 2016
  • download PDF: Writing Coastlines: Either and Both


  • MATLIT

    A Topographical Approach to Re-Reading Books about Islands in Digital Literary Spaces

  • article published in:
  • MATLIT: Journal of the Doctoral Program in Materialities of Literature
    University of Coimbra, Portugal
    March 2016
  • download PDF: A Topographical Approach to Re-Reading Books about Islands in Digital Literary Spaces

  • Uniformagazine

    A Handmade Web

  • published in:
  • Uniformagazine - issue five
    Axeminster, UK
    January 2016
  • Read the web-based version of A Handmade Web

  • Hack Circus

    Radio Silence

  • published in:
  • Hack Circus - issue nine
    Sheffield, UK
    January 2016



  • British Library logo

    Sea Birds, Castaways, and Phantom Islands off Newfoundland

  • published on:
  • American Collections Blog
    British Library
    20 October 2015
  • U.S. Studies Online Forum for New Writing
    British Association for American Studies
    17 October 2015

  • Geology of Media

    Massive Media

  • a review of A Geology of Media, by Jussi Parikka
  • published on:
    Furtherfield
    London, UK
    9 June 2015

  • The Writing Platform

    Walks from City Bus Routes: A Circuitous Route

  • Published online in:
    The Writing Platform
    23 June 2017
  • View the digital version of Walks from City Bus Routes

  • Toward. Some. Air.

    Becoming Digital

  • a circular interview with Brian Stefans, Stuart Moulthrop, Darren Wershler, David Jhave Johnston, Lori Emerson, Nick Montfort, and Stephanie Strickland
  • published in:
    Toward. Some. Air.
    Remarks on Poetics of Mad Affect, Militancy, Feminism, Demotic Rhythms, Emptying, Intervention, Reluctance, Indigeneity, Immediacy, Lyric Conceptualism, Commons, Pastoral Margins, Desire, Ambivalence, Disability, The Digital, and Other Practices
    Edited by Amy De’Ath and Fred Wah
    Banff Centre Press, Spring 2015

  • brinybeach

    Writing Coastlines: Locating Narrative Resonance in Transatlantic Communications Networks

  • PhD thesis
    University of the Arts London
    October 2010 - November 2014
  • abstract, research question, supporting materials, and thesis: Writing Coastlines


  • Call and Response: Toward a Digital Dramaturgy | J. R. Carpenter

    Eight Short Talks About Islands ...and by islands I mean paragraphs

  • article / performance script in:
    Journal of Writing in Creative Practice
    Volume 7, Number 1.
    September 2014
  • read the web-based version of ...and by islands I mean paragraphs


  • NT2

    Translation, transmutation, transmediation, and transmission in TRANS.MISSION [A.DIALOGUE]

  • article in:
    Traduire l’hypermédia / l’hypermédia et le traduire
    Laboratoire NT2's e-Journal, No.7, 2014
    l'UQAM, Montréal, QC, CANADA
  • read online: Translation, transmutation, transmediation, and transmission in TRANS.MISSION [A.DIALOGUE]
  • The Literary Platform

    From the Digital to the Bookbound

  • book review in:
    The Literary Platform
    London, UK
    22 May 2013
  • read online: From the Digital to the Bookbound

  • Call and Response: Toward a Digital Dramaturgy | J. R. Carpenter

    Call and Response: Toward a Digital Dramaturgy

  • article, co-authored with Barbara Bridger, in:
    Journal of Writing in Creative Practice
    Volume 6, Number 3, 373-386.
    December 2013
  • Download PDF Call and Response: Toward a Digital Dramaturgy

  • The Broadside of a Yarn

    The Broadside of a Yarn: A Situationist strategy for spinning sea stories ashore

  • article in:
    On Writing & Digital Media
    Performance Research, Volume 18 Issue 5, 2013
    edited by Jerome Fletcher with Ric Allsopp
  • Download PDF: The Broadside of a Yarn: A Situationist strategy for spinning sea stories ashore
  • ABSTRACT
  • The Literary Platform

    The Print Map as a ‘literary platform’

  • article in:
    The Literary Platform
    London, UK
    22 May 2013
  • read online: The Print Map as a ‘literary platform’
  • Pelt (Beastiary)

    Pelt (Beastiary)

  • catalogue essay for:
    Ingrid Bachmann - Pelt (Beastiary)
    first exhibited at La Biennale du Quebec 2012
    catalogue text 2013
  • video of Pelt (Beastiary)
  • The Sea and Spar Between || MCD

    The Sea and Spar Between by Nick Montfort and Stephanie Strickland

  • review in:
    10 Takes on Digital Literature
    Magazine MCD (Musiques & Cultures Digitales #66
    Machines d’écriture / Writing machines : literature, performance and media in the digital age
    France - March - April - May 2012
  • CityFish OLE

    CityFish

  • conference paper:
    Lavori del Convegno OLE Officina di Letteratura Elettronica
    (Conference Proceedings: Workshop of Electronic Literature)
    Palazzo Arti Napoli, Italy. 20-21 January 2011
    Lello Masucci e Giovanna Di Rosario, eds.
    Napoli: Atelier Multimediale editrice
  • read the work of digital literature CityFish
  • Art Textiles of the World - Canada

    Mapping Miltiplicities - A Narrative of Contingences

  • Catalogue essay:
    Art Textiles of the World: Canada
    Telos Art Publishing, Brighton, UK, Spring 2009
  • xxxboite

    A Hazy History of How and Why We Banded Together

  • essay in:
    xxxboîte
    an artifact produced in celebration of the first ten years of Studio XX
    edited by jake moore
    Montréal, October 2007.
  • Read A Hazy History of How and Why We Banded Together
  • Surfacing - Con-Textilizing Critical Language

    Con-Textilizing Critical Language

  • an essay in:
    Surfacing Journal
    Toronto, Winter 2006.
  • more information about Surfacing Journal
  • Ars Medica - Notions of the Archival in Memory and Deportment

    Notions of the Archival in Memory and Deportment

  • illustrated essay in:
    Ars Medica: A Journal of Medicine, Health and the Humanities,
    Toronto, Ontario, Fall 2005.
  • "Notions" was also presented as a web art project in:
    ENGAGING THE VIRTUAL, Dalhousie Art Gallery, Halifax, NS, March 9 - April 23, 2000.
  • Artist's statement: Notions of the Archival in Memory and Deportment
  • view the web-art version of Notions of the Archival in Momory and Deportment
  • Fish Piss

    A little Talk About Reproduction

  • essay for the magazine, Fish Piss
    Volume 3, Number 1, Fall 2004.
    Montréal, Québec, Canada.
  • Read A little Talk About Reproduction
  • Submit to: Fish Piss...
  • FUSE

    Ingrid Bachmann: Digital Crustaceans v.0.2: Homesteading on the Web

  • art review for the magazine, FUSE
    Volume 27, Number 1, March 2004.
    Toronto, Québec, Canada.
  • Read: Digital Crustaceans v.0.2: Homesteading on the Web
  • Fish Piss

    A Brief History of the Internet as I Know it So Far

  • creative non-fiction for the magazine, Fish Piss
    Special Feature: Recording/Industry
    Volume 2, Number 4, Fall/Winter 2003/2004.
    Montréal, Québec, Canada.
  • Read: A Brief History of the Internet as I Know it So Far
  • Engaging the Virtual

    a sleep I fell: a word or two

  • catalogue essay
    ENGAGING THE VIRTUAL
    Curated by Doug Porter at the Dalhousie Art Gallery
    Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada
    March 9 - April 23, 2000.
  • Read: a sleep I fell: a word of two
  • So, To Speak

    How Outside Comes to Resemble Inside In Terms of Practice

  • essay for the book So, To Speak,
    edited by Gilbert, Jean-Pierre; Gilbert, Sylvie; Johnstone, Lesley;
    Montréal, Québec, Canada
    Artextes Editions, 1999.
    169 p.: 7 ill.; 19 x 15 cm.
    (Prendre parole). ISBN 2980287067.
  • Janis Jefferies, Out of the Shadows

    Janis Jefferies: At a Glance

  • catalogue essay
    Jefferies' exhibit, "Out of the shadows: toward (as) other feminine"
    EXPRESSION, centre d'exposition de Saint-Hyacinthe
    Saint-Hyacinthe, Québec, Canada
    January, 1998.
    ISBN: 2-922376-01-2.
  • Espace

    Karen Michelsen: De lacrimae rerum

  • art review
    Espace Magazine, Issue # 40
    Montréal, Québec, Canada
    Summer 1997.
  • catalogue essay
    Michelson's exhibit, "De lacrimae rerum"
    Gallery Articule, 4001 Berri, #102, Montréal Québec, Canada
    January, 1997.
  • Kai Chan

    as if seeing were believing were not enough

  • catalogue essay
    Kai Chan's exhibit, "In Search of Paradise"
    at Cambridge Library and Gallery
    Cambridge Ontario, Canada
    Fall 1996.
  • Inversions

    Collection & Fictionalization

  • illustrated fiction/essay
    Inversions, A Publication of Mentoring Artists for Women's Art,
    Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada
    Fall, 1996.
  • Mix Magazine

    Dispositions: Falling out of Art School

  • article
    Mix: The Magazine of Artist-Run Culture, vol 22.2
    Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    Fall, 1996.
  • Corporeal Bonds and Securities

    Corporal Bonds & Securities

  • catalogue essay
    group exhibition at The Art Gallery, Goldsmith's College, University of London
    New Cross, London, England
    February-March, 1995.
  • ArteFacto

    Con-textilizando el lenguaje critico

  • critical essay
    ArteFacto, Revista de Arte, Numero 5
    Seville, Espana
    September 1994.
    (in Spanish Translation)


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