Tag: surrealism

Mincing Words in “Correspondence”

The Surrealists of the early 20th century were known for cutting up and rearranging found literature and compositing new texts from the old, free from the binds of logic and creative suppression. In the 21st century, this technique’s digital counterpart is known as┬ástir fry text,┬ácoined and spearheaded by visual poet Jim Andrews. Programmed in DHTML, the pieces are “texts that…