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Arteroids By Jim Andrews
Paperback: $13.31
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Arteroids is Jim Andrews's shoot-em-up poetry videogame. Arteroids has shot-em-up from North to South America, from Europe to Hong Kong, from Australia to India. It is one of the most well-known... More > works of digital poetry on the planet. This book contains most of the hundreds of texts that the game can display after the player completes a level or is killed by marauding texts. These texts address the player and explore the relations between poetry, games, and play. The book also contains some of the texts that can appear during game-play, and new and old writings by Andrews about Arteroids. “The presentation of poetry in Arteroids is certainly unlike anything a print-based author could achieve. Few examples of electronic literature have ventured to offer such a Futuristic, open and flexible poetic system.” Chris Funkhouser< Less
Arteroids By Jim Andrews
eBook (ePub): $9.24
Arteroids is Jim Andrews's shoot-em-up poetry videogame. It is widely regarded as one of the most lively, engaging works of digital poetry. This book contains most of the hundreds of texts that the... More > game can display after the player completes a level or is killed by marauding texts. These texts address the player and explore the relations between poetry, games, and play. The book also contains some of the texts that can appear during game-play, and new and old writings by Andrews about Arteroids.< Less
How to Pleasurably Stop Smoking By Jim Andrews
eBook (ePub): $7.41
While you read, we're going to get rid of your urge to smoke. It wouldn't be hard to stop if you had no urge to smoke. You're going to get to that point by the time you finish the book. And you will... More > learn how to maintain your disinterest in smoking. So that it's permanent. That's the program in a nutshell. This approach turns stopping smoking from a torturous ordeal into a liberating experience of self-discovery. You won't need to bravely resist doing something you desperately want to do. The amount of willpower is like what's required to resist jumping off a tall building. We'll deal with your physical addiction but, also, dismantle your psychological dependence. That a book can cure you of smoking is a testament to the transformative possibilities of reading and reflection. It also highlights that addiction to smoking depends crucially on illusions that a book can effectively remove. Your perspective on smoking and stopping smoking will change dramatically.< Less
How to Pleasurably Stop Smoking By Jim Andrews
Paperback: $13.56
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While you read, we're going to get rid of your urge to smoke. It wouldn't be hard to stop if you had no urge to smoke. You're going to get to that point by the time you finish the book. And you will ... More > learn how to maintain your disinterest in smoking. So that it's permanent. That's the program in a nutshell. This approach turns stopping smoking from a torturous ordeal into a liberating experience of self-discovery. You won't need to bravely resist doing something you desperately want to do. The amount of willpower is like what's required to resist jumping off a tall building. We'll deal with your physical addiction to nicotine. But we'll also dismantle your psychological dependence. That a book can cure you of smoking is a testament to the transformative possibilities of reading and reflection. It also highlights that addiction to smoking depends crucially on illusions that a book can effectively remove. Your perspective on smoking and stopping smoking will change dramatically.< Less
Aleph Null 7 By Jim Andrews
Calendar: $13.85
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Aleph Null 2.0 looks much different than version 1.0. This is the first product available of images generated with Aleph Null 2.0
Aleph Null 6 By Jim Andrews
Calendar: $13.52
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The sixth in a series of calendars of images generated by Jim Andrews with Aleph Null, a JavaScript program of generative art he wrote. This particular series includes images from Aleph Null 1.0 and... More > textual images from Aleph Null 2.0< Less
Salomé: Woman of Valor By Jim Andrews
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These images are a collaboration between Jim Andrews and Adeena Karasick the media and performance poet. They were done for Karasick's show 'Salomé: Woman of Valor'. Karasick gave Andrews... More > several hundred images and Andrews used them in dbCinema, his graphic synthesizer. More info at vispo.com/adeena< Less
Aleph Null 5 By Jim Andrews
Calendar: $13.52
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The fifth of a series of calendars of images generated by Jim Andrews using Aleph Null, his JavaScript program that generates art. These particular images are a mix of ones generated by Aleph Null... More > 1.0 and Aleph Null 2.0.< Less
Aleph Null 2 By Jim Andrews
Calendar: $13.54
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The second of a series of calendars composed of images created with Aleph Null 1.0, a generative art program written by Jim Andrews in JavaScript using the HTML5 canvas tag. The images in the... More > calendars exhibit the stylistic range of Aleph Null--at least the stylistic range when I myself use it.< Less
Aleph Null 1 By Jim Andrews
Calendar: $13.63
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The first of a series of calendars of images generated with Aleph Null 1.0, a generative art program written by Jim Andrews in JavaScript. Most of these particular images are organic and look leafy,... More > plant-like.< Less