Perla Sasson-Henry

Associate Professor
United States Naval Academy
Participates in 2 items
Perla Sassón-Henry is Associate Professor in the Languages and Cultures Department at the United
States Naval Academy. She holds a doctorate in Humanistic Studies from the State University of New
York at Albany. Her research interests include the works of Jorge Luis Borges and electronic literature in
Spanish from a perspective of comparative studies, science and technology. Her book Borges 2.0: From
Text to Virtual Worlds (2007) was featured in the New York Times in January 2008. Her publications have
also focused on the regional as well as the transnational aspects of some iconic e-lit works in Spanish
such as El primer vuelo de los hermanos Wright by Juan B. Gutierrez, Gabriella infinita and Golpe de
Gracia by Jaime Alejandro Rodríguez Ruiz, Tierra de extracción and Hotel Minotauro by Doménico
Chiappe, and on twitterature in Spanish. She is a member of the International Research Group
Hermeneia.

Sessions in which Perla Sasson-Henry participates

Sessions in which Perla Sasson-Henry attends

Monday 13 August, 2018

Time Zone: EST/Eastern Time (US & Canada)
6:00 PM
6:00 PM
Exhibition Attention à la marche! / Mind the Gap! 3 days 20 hours Mon 13, 06:00 PM  -  Fri 17, 02:00 PM  |  Centre de Design (DE) UQAM , Galerie du Centre de Design
Participant Eduardo Kac (School of the Art Institute of Chicago) | Participant Alan Sondheim (Independent) | Participant Justine Bizzocchi (Bizarts) | Participant Jim Bizzocchi (Simon Fraser University) | Participant Anastasia Salter (University of Central Florida) | Participant Anne Sullivan (Georgia Tech) | Participant Jules Deslandes (GHAM&DAFE) | Participant Delphine Gauly | Participant Boris Du Boullay (Université de Marseille) | Participant Lucie Plançon | Participant Héloïse d’Almeida | Participant Marjorie Terral | Participant Guillaume Verguin | Participant Cal LaFountain | Participant Duncan Speakman | Participant Tom Abba (UWE Bristol) | Participant Anna Dot (University of Vic) | Participant Steve Dipaola (Simon Fraser University) | Participant Nick Montfort (MIT) | Participant Mez Breeze (mezbreezedesign.com) | Participant Andy Campbell (One To One Development Trust) | Participant Marcelina Wellmer (Independent artist) | Participant Tina Escaja (University of Vermont) | Participant Laura Zaylea (Temple University) | Participant Shanmugapriya T | Participant Qianxun Chen | Participant Lucas Baisch (Brown University) | Participant Theadora Walsh (Brown University) | Participant Michel Lefebvre (Agence TOPO) | Participant Eva Quintas (TOPO - Laboratoire d'écritures numériques) | Participant Winnie Soon (Aarhus University) | Participant Tony Vieira (York University) | Participant Mark Marino (University of Southern California) | Participant John Murray (University of Central Florida) | Participant Joellyn Rock (University of Minnesota Duluth) | Participant Anna Tolkacheva | Participant Laura Okkema | Participant Jason Nelson (Digital Poet Land) | Participant Isabelle Raynauld (Films Musidora) | Participant Sophie Latouche | Participant Mickaël Lafontaine | Participant Richard Holeton (Stanford University) | Participant Kyle Booten (Neukom Institute, Dartmouth College) | Participant María Mencía (Kingston University) | Participant John Cayley (Brown University) | Participant Søren Bro Pold (Aarhus University) | Participant Manuel Portela (University of Coimbra) | Participant Will Luers | Participant Alan Bigelow (Medaille College) | Participant Christy Sheffield Sanford (Ms.) | Participant Erik Loyer | Participant Mehitabel Glenhaber (Massachusetts Institute of Technology) | Participant Caitlin Fisher (York University) | Participant Piotr Marecki (Jagiellonian University) | Participant Stuart Moulthrop (U. Wisconsin-Milwaukee) | Participant Judy Malloy (School of the Art Institute of Chicago) | Participant Patsy Baudoin | Participant Istvan Chung | Participant Harriet Fisher | Participant Stella Fisher | Participant Sarah Van Dierdonck |
Exhibit
Exposition

Tuesday 14 August, 2018

Time Zone: EST/Eastern Time (US & Canada)

Wednesday 15 August, 2018

Time Zone: EST/Eastern Time (US & Canada)
11:30 AM
11:30 AM
Keynote
Electronic Literature
2:00 PM
2:00 PM

Thursday 16 August, 2018

Time Zone: EST/Eastern Time (US & Canada)

Friday 17 August, 2018

Time Zone: EST/Eastern Time (US & Canada)
1:30 PM
1:30 PM
Participant Nick Montfort (MIT) |
Lightning Talk