Site of sound : of architecture and the ear / edited by Brandon LaBelle and Steve Roden.

by LaBelle, BrandonLooking glass; Roden, Steve, 1964-Looking glass.

Series: Smart Art Press (Series): ; Smart art press: Publisher: Los Angeles, Calif. : Errant Bodies Press ; [1999]Description: 178 pages : illustrations, music ; 18 cm + 1 CD (4 3/4 in.).ISBN: 0965557022; 9780965557023.Subject(s): Auditory perceptionLooking glass | Sound installations (Art)Looking glass | SoundLooking glassNote: With accompanying compact disc.
Item type Home library Collection Class number Status Date due Barcode Item reservations
Short loan Central Saint Martins
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Printed books 711.4 LAB (Browse shelf (Opens below)) Issued 06/12/2021 22281541
Short loan London College of Communication
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Printed books 534 LAB (Browse shelf (Opens below)) Available 40956865
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Enhanced descriptions from Syndetics:

Starting from the perspective that the sound of the voice is crucial to our perceptions and understandings of language, Writing Aloud examines the relationship between sound, language, orality and hearing. In a new and groundbreaking dialogue between the literary and sonic arts, this book and accompanying compact disc features such cutting edge writers, composers and artists as Robert Ashley, David Merritt, Laetitia Sonami, Vito Acconci, Steve McCaffery, Achim Wollscheid, GX Jupitter Larsen, Marina Abramovic and Sue Golding. Together, the writings and recordings collected here examine how voice both as concept and as material object contributes to and influences communication, writing and textual practices, and musical production and experimentation. This exciting book will be of interest to anyone concerned with the expanding fields of experimental music and sound collage, avant-garde poetry, and literary theory.

With accompanying compact disc.