Sporkworld's Recommended Links


The following is my idiosyncratic and personal selection of links (in no particular order). In the case of artists and writers, I have usually chosen a single piece even when the person in question has a whole body of work. I trust the user to explore further to get to know the whole oeuvre.

Digital Art/Writing

Beehive (journal of digital art and writing)
V by Stephanie Strickland and Cynthia Lawson
Inside the Skull House by Joel Weishaus
Nio by Jim Andrews
Museum of the Essential and Beyond That (Brazil) curated by Regina Celia Pinto
Clues by Robert Kendall
Toon by Barry Smylie and Ian Campbell
Turbulence (commissioned net art)
Lexia to Perplexia by Talan Memmott
Arras, curated by Brian Kim Stefans
Electronic Literature Organization
Scenes of Provincial Life (vlog by Michael Szpakowski)


Project Gutenberg (full text of books in public domain)
Lire (French book review magazine)

Shampoo Poetry
Fatrazie (French site about wordplay and Oulipo)
Cipher Journal (journal of and about translation)
Rain Taxi (book review journal)
Electronic Poetry Center
Ron Silliman's Blog (contemporary poetry & poetics)
Mobipocket Free e-Books

Web Design/Development/Computers

Official PHP Site
Annoyances.org (O'Reilly's site about MS Windows problems)
All About Symbian (mobile phone news & reviews)


Lettrisme Site


Arts & Letters Daily (selection of articles from current periodicals)
WNYC, New York Public Radio
BBC World Service

Medicine & Health

Rxlist drug info
Brainstorms by Stephen Stahl
Family Practice.com
Merck Manual for Health Professionals