Alex Saum-Pascual: New Poetics
Available to the general public as livestream only. UC Berkeley students may attend in person with valid Cal One ID.
For poet and new media artist Alex Saum Pascual, a Google form is a platform to create an interactive poem. Join her talk to hear about her creative path of subversion, in which she engages corporate tools for off-label adventures both in form and content, and get inspired to use common tools in unconventional ways towards a new poetics, a poetics of the electronic page.
Alex Saum-Pascual is an associate professor of Spanish at the University of California Berkeley, and a world expert on electronic literature from the time of Franco until today, as well as a prolific electronic literature author and scholar.
Participants and topics are subject to change; visit Berkeley Arts + Design (artsdesign.berkeley.edu) for the most up-to-date series information.