Puzzles, Bots, and Poetics
A Symposium hosted by the Puzzle Poetry Group and Scholars' Lab
Friday, October 26
9 AM - Kate Compton, Generative Art Workshop
2 PM - Tony Veale, University College Dublin
"Game of Tropes II: A Clash of Symbols"
3 PM - Sarah Tindal Kareem, UCLA
4 PM - Louis Bury, CUNY Hostos
"'Rats Build Their Labyrinths': On the Psychology and Aesthetics of Puzzles"
Saturday, October 27
10 AM - Dennis Tenen, Columbia University
"Techniques of Industrial Modernism: Plot Robot"
11 AM - Whitney Sperrazza, University of Kansas
"Blazonic (Un)making: Margaret Cavendish's
Recipe Poems as Early Modern Maker Labs"
1 PM - Herbert Tucker, University of Virginia
Riddle Poems: A Discussion
2 PM - Bret Rothstein, Indiana University
"Secret Hardware Handshakes"
This event made possible by the support of the
Page-Barbour Committee and UVa's IHGC