In this Talk Leonardo talks about discovering digital media poetry and the benefits of reading electronic literature.
Leonardo Flores is a Professor of English at the University of Puerto Rico: Mayagüez Campus, focused on 20th and 21st century poetry and poetics. As a Fulbright Scholar and Board Member of both the Electronic Literature Organization, he is dedicated to the research and dissemination of literature that explore the expressive potential of digital media and technologies. He is the creator and publisher of a scholarly blogging project titled I ♥ E-Poetry (http://iloveepoetry.com) and is the co-editor of the Electronic Literature Collection, Volume 3. For more information on his current work, visit his blog at http://leonardoflores.net.
This talk was given at a TEDx event using the TED conference format but independently organized by a local community. Learn more at http://ted.com/tedx