Uncreative Writing

Notes

Can techniques traditionally thought to be outside the scope of literature, such as cutting and pasting, databasing, identity ciphering, and programming, inspire the reinvention of writing? As Goldsmith shows, the Internet and digital environment present writers with new opportunities to rethink creativity, authorship, and their relationship to language.

Artist / Author Kenneth Goldsmith
Publisher Columbia University Press
ISBN 978-0-231-14991-4
Reference P2134
Date 2011
Type Publication

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