Authors | Steve Evans

Steve Evans teaches poetry and poetics at the University of Maine, where he also co-directs the National Poetry Foundation and coordinates the New Writing Series.

Articles on Amodern by Steve Evans

BEYOND THE TEXT

Literary Archives in the 21st Century

Between April 26-27, 2013, the Whitney Humanities Centre at Yale University brought together a group of literary and information science scholars, historians, curators, archivists, writers, and publishers for a two-day symposium in the Beinecke Library, where they listened to papers and panel discussions and engaged in intensive discussion about the status of the literary archive in the 21st Century. For the “Beyond the Text” symposium, Al Filreis (University of Pennsylvania), Jason Camlot (Concordia University), and Steve Evans (University of Maine) were invited to conduct a panel discussion that considered the literary Sound Archive. What follows is a textual translation of the original discussion.