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 Journal: Volume 18 Issue 5
    edited by Jerome Fletcher with Ric Allsopp
    March 2014
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  • ABSTRACT
  • 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)
  • TRANS.MISSION [A.DIALOGUE] || &Now Awards

    TRANS.MISSION [A.DIALOGUE]

  • computer-generated narrative dialogue in:
    &Now Awards 2, The The Best Innovative Writing
    Davis Schneiderman, ed.
    Lake Forest College Press
    May 2013
  • read the computer-generated version of TRANS.MISSION [A.DIALOGUE]
  • The Broadside of a Yarn || Remediating the Social

    The Broadside of a Yarn

  • artist's page in:
    Remediating the Social
    Simon Biggs, ed.
    ELMCIP: Electronic Literature as a Model of Creativity and Innovation in Practice
    November 2013
  • artist's statment The Broadside of a Yarn
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  • TRANS.MISSION [A.DIALOGUE] || a global visuage

    TRANS.MISSION [A.DIALOGUE]

  • visual code poem in:
    A Global Visuage
    Jörg Piringer und Günter Vallaster, eds.
    Vienna
    October 2012
  • read the computer-generated version of TRANS.MISSION [A.DIALOGUE]
  • 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
  • Whisper Wire || Rampike

    Whisper Wire

  • short essay and expert of computer generated poem:
    Rampike, Vol. 20 / No. 2 "Scientific Wonders"
    University of Windsor, Windsor, ON Canada
    November 2011
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  • 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
  • Branch

    An Annotated Timetable of Notable Arrivals in Rome

  • a prose list:
    Dandelion: Literature & Art on the Edge
    issue 36 number i/iii
    Calgary, Canada
    April, 2011
  • Branch

    Excerpts from the Chronicles of Pookie & JR

  • a sort-of short story:
    Branch Magazine
    Toronto & Montreal, Canada
    April, 2011
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  • Dragnet

    Best Behaviour

  • short story:
    Dragnet Magazine
    Toronto, Canada
    February, 2011
  • Read Best Behaviour in Dragnet Magazine
  • Lemonhound

    Two Poems and a Conversation With J.R. Carpenter

  • I've Died and Gone to Devon & A Turn for the Cold
    on Lemonhound
    Montreal, Canada
    November, 2010
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  • GENERATION[S]

    GENERATION[S]

  • hybrid code narrative book:
    published by TRAUMAWIEN
    Vienna, Austria
    September 7, 2010
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  • Wasn't One Ocean

    Wasn't One Ocean

  • short story on:
    CellStories
    mobile fiction for your phone
    August 4, 2010
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    or use your phone to read the QR code to the left.
  • Le livre de chevet

    Les huit quartiers du sommeil

  • short story (translated into French by Daniel Canty) in:
    Le Livre de chevet
    an anthology edited by Daniel Canty
    published by Le Quartanier
    Montreal, QC, Fall 2009
  • read the Google Maps version of Les huit quartiers du sommeil (in English)
  • Ryga

    Truth, Dare, Double-Dare, Promise to Repeat
    Once or Twice a Year
    Air Holes

  • three short stories in:
    Ryga: A Journal of Provocations
    Okanagan College, Vernon, BC, Canada
    Fall 2009
  • Crannog 22

    in absentia

  • Cover art & prose poem:
    Crannog 22
    Galaway, Ireland
    Fall 2009
  • Read the electronic literature version of in absentia
  • Leonard Cohen You're Our Man

    Snow is Falling Somewhere

  • Poem, published in the anthology:
    Leonard Cohen You're Our Man
    Foundation for Public Poetry
    Montreal, QC
    Fall 2009
  • Words the Dog Knows

    Words the Dog Knows

  • Novel: published by Conundrum Press, Fall 2008
    Winner of the Expozine Alternative Press Award for Best English Book 2008
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  • Words the Dog Knows

    Words the Dog Knows

  • Novel excerpt: published in Geist #71, Winter 2008-2009
  • Read the excerpt online: Words the Dog Knows
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  • 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
  • Carte Blanche

    Wyoming is Haunted

  • nonfiction: Carte Blanche, Vol. 7, July 2008.
    the literary review of the Québec Writers' Federation
    Montréal, Québec, Canada.
  • Winner of the QWF Carte Blanche Prize 2008
  • Read Wyoming is Haunted
  • Air Holes

    Air Holes

  • Winner of the CBC/QWF Québec Short Story Competition, 2006.
    broadcast on CBC RadioOne - 88.5 in Québec July 2006.
  • Published in In Other Words: New English Writing from Québec,
    an anthology, Véhicule Press, Montréal, QC, Spring 2008.
  • Read an excerpt of Air Holes
  • 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.
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  • Roads Out of Rome

    Roads Out of Rome

  • creative nonfiction in:
    Geist #63
    Vancouver, BC, January 2007.
  • Read Roads Out of Rome
  • Two Generations Ago

    Sniffing for Stories

  • an audio prose poem project in:
    In-situ Cité an interdisciplinary audio ensemble tour of Mile End, Montréal
    presented Playwrights’ Workshop Montréal during Les Journées de la Culture
    September 30 & October 1, 2006
  • More info on In-situ Cité
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  • Two Generations Ago

    Two Generations Ago

  • a very short story presented in-situ in:
    The FORMER RESIDENT Project
    as part of Conflux 2006
    Brooklyn, NY, USA, September 14-17, 2006.
  • Read Two Generations Ago

  • Nth Position

    December 15, 2003

  • a poem in Babylon Burning: 9/11 five years on
    an anthology of poems reflecting on consequences of 9/11
  • Read December 15, 2003
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  • The Greyhound Eulogy

    The Greyhound Eulogy

  • a short story in:
    Matrix #74
    Montreal, QC, July 2006.
  • More about The Greyhound Eulogy
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  • Hennessey's High Pasture

    Hennessey's High Pasture

  • short story in:
    The New Quarterly #98
    Waterloo, ON, April 2006
  • More about Hennessey's High Pasture
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  • Lust for Life - The Prettiest Teeth

    The Prettiest Teeth

  • a short story, in the anthology:
    Lust for Life: Tales of Sex and Love
    editors, Claude Lalumière and Elise Moser
    Véhicule Press, Montréal, QC, January 2006.
  • More about The Prettiest Teeth
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  • Future Welcome - Searching for Volcanoes

    Searching for Volcanoes

  • a poem, in the anthology:
    Future Welcome: The Moosehead Anthology X
    editor, Todd Swift
    DC Books, Montréal, QC, December 2005.
  • More about Future Welcome: The Moosehead Anthology X
  • 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

  • an illustrated essay,
    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
  • Carve - The Cape

    The Cape

  • a short short story,
    Carve, Montréal, QC, Fall 2005.
  • view the web-art version of The Cape

  • Saint-Urbain Street Heat - Nth Position

    Saint-Urbain Street Heat

  • a poem, NthPosition.com, August 2005.
    more information about Saint-Urbain Street Heat
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  • Precipice - Short Stuff

    Precipice

  • Winner of the CBC/QWF Québec Short Story Competition, 2003.
    First broadcast May 22, 2004 on CBC RadioOne - 88.5 in Québec.
  • Published in Short Stuff: New English Writing from Québec,
    an anthology, Véhicule Press, Montréal, QC, Spring 2005.
  • More about Precipice
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  • Carte Blanche

    Wasn't One Ocean

  • short story for, Carte Blanche, Vol. 2, June 2005.
    the literary review of the Québec Writers' Federation
    Montréal, Québec, Canada.
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  • Carte Blanche

    Aerial Photograph

  • short story for, Carte Blanche, Vol. 1, January 2005.
    the literary review of the Québec Writers' Federation
    Montréal, Québec, Canada.
  • Read Aerial Photograph
  • Pixelware, a sublime forgery

    Pixelware, une sublime forgerie

  • exhibition brochure texts - four fictions.
    Mathieu Bernard-Reymond, Sylvia Grace Borda, Sze Lin Pang, Penelope Umbrico
    January 6 to February 5, 2005 at Dazibao in Montréal.
    February 10 to March 10, 2005 at Gallery 44 in Toronto.
  • more about the exhibition:
    Dazibao - centre de photographies actuelles
    Gallery 44 - centre for Contemporary Photography
  • Read the Pixelware texts online: ENGLISH ou FRANCAIS
  • 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
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  • An Affair in Ruins

    An Affair in Ruins

  • short story in:
    Nthposition
    London, UK, June 2004.
  • More about "An Affair in Ruins"
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  • Knight Literary Journal

    Bi-Coastal

  • short story, Knight Literary Journal, Volume II
    Spout Spring Virginia, USA, April 2004.
    edited by Charles Cutter.
  • More about Bi-Coastal
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  • NthPosition

    Commuter Train Exchange

  • poem, in the ebook, Poems for Madrid
    free for download: http://www.nthposition.com/
  • 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
  • Streeteaters

    Peevish Brain

  • poem for the magazine, Street Eaters
    Brain Storms / Illness issue, #21, June, 2003.
    Streaters Productions
    Montréal, Québec, Canada

    Aftermath

  • poem for the magazine, Street Eaters
    Weather / Elements issue, #22, July, 2003.
    Streaters Productions
    Montréal, Québec, Canada
    for more information about Street Eaters
  • 100 Poets Against the War

    Averse To War

  • poem for the book, 100 Poets Against The War
    edited by Todd Swift
    Salt Publishing
    Cambridge, UK & Applecross, Australia
    March 3, 2003.
    ISBN: 1-876857-98-6
    Purchase online All profits go to Amnesty International.
  • poem for the chapbooks,
    100 Poets Against The War, and 100 Poets Against The War Redux
    Chapbooks available as of Monday, January 27, 2003
    Free Download: http://www.nthposition.com (as a PDF file)
    Press Release: 100 Poets Against The War
  • 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.
  • Flux

    Mythologies of Land Forms and Little Girls & Patent Plastic

  • two short stories
    FLUX, A Magazine of Queer Expression
    Montréal, Québec, Canada
    Spring, 1997.
  • Etc. Montreal

    The influence of a Maritime Climate

  • artist's page
    Etc. Montréal, Revue de L'Art Actuel, Issue # 37
    Montréal, QC, Spring 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.
  • The Orchard of Innumerable Plans

  • short story
    Blood & Aphorisms Issue #23
    Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    Summer 1996.

    Jennifer" & "Confessions of a Young Fetishist

    two short stories in Blood & Aphorisms, Issue #22
    Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    Spring, 1996.
  • Postscript

    Mythologies of Land Forms and Little Girls

  • illustrated short story
    Postscript, A journal of graduate criticism and theory: Representing The Body, Vol. 2. No. 1.
    Memorial University, Newfoundland, Canada
    Spring 1995.
  • 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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