komninos zervos
Since 2003
Works in Labrador Australia

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komninos zervos:biographical details

komninos, performance poet, poeted from 1985 professionally, taking his poetry to schools, community groups, hotels, music venues, prisons, coffee lounges and universities, radio and television and now the internet.

komninos the published poet has two adult collections of poetry with the university of queensland press, 'komninos', 1991, and 'komninos by the kupful', 1994, a collection of poetry for children illustrated by peter viska and published by oxford university press, 'the baby rap and other poems', 1992, and a hard cover illustrated children's picture book published by harper/collins, 'high street, kew east', 1991.

komninos has had three plays performed by professional theatre companies in sydney and brisbane.

in 1992 komninos received the australian human rights award for literature and in 1993 was awarded the australia council's ros bower award for outstanding achievement in community arts.

in 1995 komninos completed a masters of arts in creative writing at the university of queensland, he authored a cd-rom of 'cyberpoetry' for his dissertation.

in 1997 komninos travelled to london to be writer in residence at artec, a multimedia training and resource centre in islington where he authored a cd-rom, 'cyberpoetry underground'.

since 1999 komninos has convened the CyberStudies major, at the School of Arts, Griffith University, Gold Coast Campus. http://www.gu.edu.au/ppages/k_zervos

in 2001 the 'cyberpoetry underground' cd-rom was runner-up in the Electronic Literature Organisation's Award in poetry.

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[webartery] ANNOUNCEMENT - new works online - DAWN and INTER.WOVEN


<FONT face="Default Sans Serif, Verdana, Arial, Helvetica, sans-serif" size=2><DIV><DIV>great new work by strasser<BR><DIV><BR></DIV><FONT color=#990099>-----Forwarded by Komninos Zervos/Staff/Griffith on 17/09/2005 10:30AM -----<BR><BR></FONT>To: &lt;webartery@yahoogroups.com&gt;<BR>From: Reiner Strasser &lt;reiner.s@netartefact.de&gt;<BR>Sent by: webartery@yahoogroups.com<BR>Date: 17/09/2005 07:22AM<BR>Subject: [webartery] ANNOUNCEMENT - new works online - DAWN and INTER.WOVEN<BR><BR><font face="monospace" size=2>Hello all,<BR><BR>there are two new works online<BR><BR>++++++++++++++++++++++++<BR><BR>Alan Sondheim's DAWN<BR><BR>text, photography, sound: Alan Sondheim (USA)<BR><BR>composed by Reiner Strasser<BR><BR><BR><a href="http://nonfinito.de/dawn/" target=blank>http://nonfinito.de/dawn/</a><BR><BR><BR>File size: 1.9Mb<BR><BR>++++++++++++++++++++++++<BR><BR>INTER.WOVEN &nbsp;[3*4]<BR><BR>music: Christophe Petchanatz (F)<BR><BR>by Reiner Strasser, Sept. &nbsp;2005<BR><BR><BR>INTER.WOVEN<BR>is an interactive (Flash) piece meditating &nbsp;about time and space,<BR>about nature and seasons.<BR><BR><BR><a href="http://nonfinito.de/interwoven/" target=blank>http://nonfinito.de/interwoven/</a><BR> <BR><BR>Tech:<BR>File &nbsp;size: 5.5Mb<BR>Fast computer (&gt;=2GHz), good monitor, sound system, fast internet connection<BR>recommended.<BR><BR>++++++++++++++++++++++++<BR><BR>have fun with ist<BR><BR>Reiner<BR><BR><BR>:::::::::::::::::<BR>Reiner Strasser<BR>:::::::::::::::::<BR>reiner.s@netartefact.de<BR>reiner@reiner-strasser.de<BR>::::::::::::::::: <BR><a href="http://reiner-strasser.de/" target=blank>http://reiner-strasser.de/</a><BR>:::::::::::::::::<BR><a href="http://netartefact.de/" target=blank>http://netartefact.de/</a><BR>:::::::::::::::::<BR><BR><BR><BR> <BR>Yahoo! Groups Links<BR><BR>&lt;*&gt; To visit your group on the web, go to:<BR> &nbsp; &nbsp;<a href="http://groups.yahoo.com/group/webartery/" target=blank>http://groups.yahoo.com/group/webartery/</a><BR><BR>&lt;*&gt; To unsubscribe from this group, send an email to:<BR> &nbsp; &nbsp;webartery-unsubscribe@yahoogroups.com<BR><BR>&lt;*&gt; Your use of Yahoo! Groups is subject to:<BR> &nbsp; &nbsp;<a href="http://docs.yahoo.com/info/terms/" target=blank>http://docs.yahoo.com/info/terms/</a><BR> <BR><BR><BR></font></DIV></DIV></FONT>


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big brother i'm watching you!


<FONT face="Default Sans Serif, Verdana, Arial, Helvetica, sans-serif" size=2><DIV><FONT size=2><P>An audio essay, rhetoric lives!</P><P></FONT><A href="http://live-wirez.gu.edu.au/Staff/Komninos/perspective/bb.html" target=blank><U><FONT color=#0000ff size=2>http://live-wirez.gu.edu.au/Staff/Komninos/perspective/bb.html</U></FONT></A></P><FONT size=2><P>komninos</P></FONT><BR><DIV>komninos&nbsp;zervos<br>lecturer,&nbsp;CyberStudies&nbsp;major<br>School&nbsp;of&nbsp;Arts&nbsp;<br>Griffith&nbsp;University<br>Room&nbsp;3.25&nbsp;Multimedia&nbsp;Building&nbsp;G23<br>Gold&nbsp;Coast&nbsp;Campus&nbsp;<br>Parkwood<br>PMB&nbsp;50&nbsp;Gold&nbsp;Coast&nbsp;Mail&nbsp;Centre&nbsp;<br>Queensland&nbsp;9726<br>Australia<br>Phone&nbsp;07&nbsp;5552&nbsp;8872&nbsp;Fax&nbsp;07&nbsp;5552&nbsp;8141<br>http://www.gu.edu.au/ppages/k_zervos<br>http://users.bigpond.net.au/mangolegs<br>http://spokenword.blog-city.com<br>"Our&nbsp;Workplace&nbsp;Rights&nbsp;are&nbsp;NOT&nbsp;for&nbsp;sale."<BR></DIV></DIV></FONT>

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Re: a minima 12


<FONT face="Default Sans Serif, Verdana, Arial, Helvetica, sans-serif" size=2><DIV><BR><DIV><BR><FONT face="Default Sans Serif, Verdana, Arial, Helvetica, sans-serif" size=2><DIV>all that meat and no potatoes?</DIV><DIV></DIV><DIV>what is the url of the work of these bio-artists listed, or is it an exhibition - what?</DIV><DIV></DIV><DIV>komninos<BR></DIV><DIV>komninos&nbsp;zervos<br>lecturer,&nbsp;CyberStudies&nbsp;major<br>School&nbsp;of&nbsp;Arts&nbsp;<br>Griffith&nbsp;University<br>Room&nbsp;3.25&nbsp;Multimedia&nbsp;Building&nbsp;G23<br>Gold&nbsp;Coast&nbsp;Campus&nbsp;<br>Parkwood<br>PMB&nbsp;50&nbsp;Gold&nbsp;Coast&nbsp;Mail&nbsp;Centre&nbsp;<br>Queensland&nbsp;9726<br>Australia<br>Phone&nbsp;07&nbsp;5552&nbsp;8872&nbsp;Fax&nbsp;07&nbsp;5552&nbsp;8141<br>http://www.gu.edu.au/ppages/k_zervos<br>http://users.bigpond.net.au/mangolegs<br>http://spokenword.blog-city.com<br>"Our&nbsp;Workplace&nbsp;Rights&nbsp;are&nbsp;NOT&nbsp;for&nbsp;sale."<BR></DIV></FONT></DIV></DIV></FONT>

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Re: Inkscape - Draw Freely


<FONT face="Default Sans Serif, Verdana, Arial, Helvetica, sans-serif" size=2><DIV><DIV>hi wonder if an open source Flash-like program will follow?</DIV><DIV>cheers</DIV><DIV>komninos</DIV><DIV><BR><font face="monospace" size=2><BR>rob you wrote:</font></DIV><DIV><FONT face=monospace size=2><BR>I use Inkscape. It is a great little drawing program. <BR><BR>And if you use Inkscape, The Gimp and Scribus, you might find you no longer <BR>need Illustrator, Photoshop, or Quark.<BR><BR>:-)<BR><BR>-- Rob<BR><BR><BR>&gt; &gt; Subject: Inkscape Announces 0.42 Release :: <a href="http://www.inkscape.org" target=blank>http://www.inkscape.org</a> ::<BR>&gt; &gt; Draw<BR>&gt; &gt; Freely.<BR>&gt; &gt;<BR></DIV></FONT></DIV></FONT>