Newly co-published by Furtherfield and The Hyperliterature Exchange: an appreciation of Millie Niss, the writer and new media artist, who died in November of last year.
“One thing which came across from Millie’s correspondence, as well as from her own work and her occasional online commentaries, was her sense of perspective about new media art… Her insistence on clarity and user-friendliness, her desire to reach out to an audience of “ordinary” people whenever possible, was one of the things which made her voice such a distinctive and refreshing one in the new media world. ”
To read the whole article, go to http://www.hyperex.co.uk/reviewmillieniss.php or http://www.furtherfield.org/displayreview.php?review_id=372 .
- Edward Picot
personal website – http://edwardpicot.com
Excuse the add-on, but I thought others might appreciate this article as well. A brief bio and statement in the Buffalo News about Millie’s life and death.http://blogs.buffalonews.com/artsbeat/2009/12/millie-niss-19732009.html JN