Playing With Words: The Spoken Word in Artistic Practice

Playing With Words: The Spoken Word in Artistic Practice
Library Shelf Location 33.LANE
Publication Date 2008
Description Playing with words: the spoken word in artistic practice edited by Cathy Lane is a collection of responses from over 40 leading contemporary composers and artists who were invited to represent aspects of their creative practice with words, and in particular, the spoken word, for the printed page. The book concentrates on the kinds of creative play to be found in different sound based genres such as electroacoustic music composition, text sound composition, and sound poetry while reflecting artistic practices in disciplines of such as digital arts, electronic, concrete and experimental poetry, performance art and fine art. The contributors have chosen to represent their work in a variety of different ways which include writing, graphics, poetry, photographs and through interview. Playing with Words is designed by Colin Sackett and published by CRiSAP in collaboration with RGAP. Contributors include: Trevor Wishart, Paul Lansky, Leigh Landy, Lars-Gunner Bodin, Sten Hanson, Larry Wendt, Barry Truax, Katharine Norman, Michael Vincent, Nye Parry, Clive Graham, Julian Weaver, Brown Sierra, Ansuman Biswas, Iris Garrelfs, Sianed Jones, Joan La Barbara, Viv Corringham, Brandon LaBelle, David Toop, Jaap Blonk, Jorg Piringer, Imogen Stidworthy, Salomé Voegelin, Tomomi Adachi, Alessandro Bosetti, Charlotte White, Ellen Moffat, Sue Tompkins, Language Removal Services, Dirk HuelsTrunk, Oliver Bown, John Wynne, Thomas Gardner, Pamela Z, J Milo Taylor, Laurie Anderson with spoken word scores from Taigen Kawabe, Benji Fox, Lina Lapelyte, Ross Knipe, Chris Jones, Manuel Xastre, Andrew Locke, David Toop, Paul Burwell, Bob Cobbing
ISBN 9780955827334
Quantity 1
Pages 206
Editor Cathy Lane
Format Paperback
Publisher CRiSAP (Creative Research into Sound Arts Practice)
Categories Audio/Sound Art/Music, Live Art/Performance
Language English

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