Wednesday, 8 June 2011

Anatman, Pumpkin Seed, Algorithm

Poet and geek Loss Pequeño Glazier’s writing explores the multilingual folds of natural languages and computer code. Sounds good to us. Set in the U.S., Mexico, Costa Rica, and Cuba, Anatman, Pumpkin Seed, Algorithm explores the Americas through the play of its aggregate languages.




The book above is available from Salt:

http://www.saltpublishing.com/books/smp/1844710017.htm

More on Loss Pequeño Glazier here:

http://epc.buffalo.edu/authors/glazier

btw the word algorithm comes from a Latin for of the name (Abū ʿAbdallāh Muḥammad ibn Mūsā) al-Khwārizmī a Persian astronomer, geographer and mathematician who wrote amongst other things On Calculation with Hindu Numerals (825 AD).

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