Video recordings of Mark Amerika at the 2010 UND Writers Conference.
Transcription of Mark Amerika's reading at the 2010 UND Writers Conference.
Transcription of panel "Beyond the Page" at the 2010 UND Writers Conference.
Transcription of panel "Beyond the Screen" at the 2010 UND Writers Conference.
Mark Amerika (http://www.markamerika.com/), who has been named a "Time Magazine 100 Innovator" as part of their continuing series of features on the most influential artists, scientists, entertainers and philosophers into the 21st century, has had four retrospectives of his digital art work. Amerika is the Publisher of Alt-X, which he founded in 1993 and the electronic book review. Publishers Weekly has called Alt-X "the literary publishing model of the future." He is also the author of three published novels, two edited anthologies, and two artist ebooks. His first novel, The Kafka Chronicles, is now in its third printing. His second novel, Sexual Blood, has been translated into Italian as Sangue Sessuale. Amerika is also the producer, director, and writer of an ongoing series of limited edition feature-length films that are part of his Foreign Film Series. The first film released in the series is Immobilité. Immobilité was featured in the Fall 2008 Intermedia Programme at the Tate Modern and is scheduled for solo exhibitions in New York and Athens, Greece, in 2009. Amerika is a Professor in the Department of Art and Art History at the University of Colorado in Boulder where he is developing the TECHNE practice-based research initiative.