Entre Ville

"Entre Ville is J.R. Carpenter's affectionate and keenly perceptive homage to her former Montréal neighborhood, Mile End, and its many inhabitants. With poetic text framed by videos documenting the texture and sounds of the back alleyways, Entre Ville is a richly layered and sensorial exploration of the entre ville, the interior city. Some of the visuals are superimposed upon maps of her neighborhood, the flattened, putatively objective Cartesian view of space punctured by the subjective eye of the handheld camera, its unsmoothed movements suggesting a perspective from/of the streets. The heart of the piece, though, concerns the relations between (entre) neighbors, what Carpenter names as 'an intimacy born of proximity.'" -- from Electronic Literature Collection, Volume 2

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The Electronic Literature Collection Volume 2

Published in 2011 by Electronic Literature Organization.

The ELO gave this copy of the work to the Electronic Literature Lab in 2018. Copy media format: web.

PUBLICATION TYPE

Anthology

ORIGINAL URL

https://collection.eliterature.org/2/works/carpenter_entreville.html