Tag: concrete poetry

  • Ian Hamilton Finlay’s Topographical Poetics

    Ian Hamilton Finlay’s Topographical Poetics

    Academic article entitled ‘Ian Hamilton Finlay’s Topographical Poetics at Stonypath/Little Sparta’, summarising some of the key findings of my PhD research by presenting a philosophical and literary framework for encountering Finlay’s unique poetry garden Little Sparta, in southern Scotland. Published here in the Journal of British and Irish Innovative Poetry.

  • fiat ontology: a ‘pataphysical proteus playthrough

    fiat ontology: a ‘pataphysical proteus playthrough

    READ IT HERE! A high-concept homemade minimalist poetry pamphlet based on 2013 indie game Proteus. From the booklet itself: fiat ontology: a ‘pataphysical proteus playthrough takes its compositional cues from the syzygy and clinamen of ‘pataphysics, the litanies of object-oriented ontology and the tactile poetics of Scottish minimalism to render in poem-booklet form a playthrough…