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In the spirit of collaboration, Anna Vitale and Laura Wetherington present their editorial note on issue 12 of textsound, which launched this week.
Textsound Issue 12 Editors' Note
We read Lyn Hejinian's "Rejection of Closure" as a way to contextualize our thinking about this issue. Her essay outlines the way a text can be closed or open depending on the way it's formed; the structure makes an opening (or…continue reading
by Laura Wetherington
In the last post, I gave a whirlwind introduction to collaboration and poetry. What has me interested in collaboration (other than the simple fact of its relation to poetry) is a demi-decade of involvement in textsound (textsound.org), an online audio journal that features an intersection of sounds in the arts: poetry recordings, sound poetry, sound installation recordings, electroacoustic music, field recordings, hybrid works, and general sound play. Although the anthology I mentioned in the…continue reading