John Cayley, March 5, 2009
John Cayley has practiced as a poet, translator, publisher, and bookdealer, and all these activities have often intersected with his training in Chinese culture and language. Cayley was the winner of the Electronic Literature Organization’s Award for Poetry 2001 and is currently a visiting professor at Brown University. Links to his internationally recognized writing in networked and programmable media are at http://programmatology.shadoof.net. His most recent work explores ambient poetics in programmable media and writing in immersive VR, with parallel theoretical interventions concerning the role of code in writing and the temporal properties of textuality.