Alexandra Saemmer

Alexandra Saemmer is associate professor of information and communication sciences at University Paris 8 and joint director of the «Lab of excellence» Arts-H2H. Her research projects focus on rhetorics and aesthetics of digital text, and on the modalities reading and writing on digital supports. She is author and editor of several books and articles on digital literature and arts. Her books include Matières textuelles sur support numérique (Publications de l’Université de Saint-Etienne, 2007), E-Formes 2 : Les littératures et arts numériquesau risque du jeu (2011, co-editor, Publications de l’Université de Saint-Etienne) ; E-Formes 1 : Ecritures visuelles sur support numérique (2008, co-editor, Publications de l’Université de Saint-Etienne). She also writes “paper” poetry and fiction in German (recently: “Das Hinterhaus”, Neuerdings weiß ich viel mehr, textem, 2010) and digital artwork :