Book Article: Playing with Words (Ed Cathy Lane)

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Playing with words: the spoken word in artistic practice edited by  Cathy Lane  is  a collection of responses from over 40 leading contemporary composers and artists who were invited to represent  aspects of their  creative practice with words, and in particular, the spoken word, for the printed page.
The  book concentrates on the kinds of creative play to be found in different sound based genres such as electroacoustic music composition, text sound composition, and sound poetry while reflecting artistic  practices  in disciplines of such as digital arts, electronic, concrete and experimental poetry, performance art and fine art (more details at
The contributors have chosen to represent their work in a variety of different ways which include writing, graphics, poetry, photographs and through interview.
Playing with Words is designed by Colin Sackett and published by CRiSAP in collaboration with RGAP.

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