Weeks 16-17: Performances and Portfolios

Monday, May 2

  • Class meets in La Cueva de Tarzán for the I ♥︎ E-Poetry Café
  • Bonus opportunity: read one of your works.
  • Webyarn Remix due (see Slack channel for details).

Wednesday, May 4

  • Webyarn Remix due today.
  • Final assignment: Portfolio
    • Create a portfolio of all the work you created in this class.
    • Use any system you prefer to host it. Suggestions: Wix, Weebly, whatever blogging system you used, or other services.
    • Your portfolio should highlight each work and curate it, preparing it for an audience to experience it.
    • Your portfolio should include a link to your blog.
    • Advice: “How to Create a Killer Writing Portfolio for Freelancers
    • Deadline & Presentation: May 18, 2016 12:00-2:00 pm

Monday, May 9

  • Bring a draft of your portfolio. Be prepared to share it in class.
  • Alan Bigelow videoconference today.
  • Bring 2 questions to ask Alan Bigelow. Before you do so,
  • Read all of Alan Bigelow’s listicles depicted below (in Webyarns.com):

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Author: Leonardo Flores

Leonardo Flores is a Professor of English at the University of Puerto Rico: Mayagüez Campus and the Treasurer for the Electronic Literature Organization. He was the 2012-2013 Fulbright Scholar in Digital Culture at the University of Bergen. His research areas are electronic literature, poetry, and preservation of first generation electronic objects. He is the lead writer, publisher, and editor of a scholarly blogging project titled I ♥ E-Poetry (http://iloveepoetry.com). For more information on his current work, visit http://leonardoflores.net.