komninos zervos
Since 2003
Works in Labrador Australia

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BIO
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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DISCUSSION

RHIZOME_RAW: Tanks In The Streets Of New York


your post reminded of a poem i wrote a while back when there were tanks in
the streets of athens, and i was getting married in australia, the two
things were kind of inter-related, marriage/dictatorship.

http://live-wirez.gu.edu.au/Staff/Komninos/underground/FLAFILES/tanks.html

personally i freak when i see a policeman with a gun in the street.
and why do security men/.women make me feel so insecure?

komninos

komninos zervos

http://www.gu.edu.au/ppages/k_zervos
http://users.bigpond.net.au/mangolegs
http://spokenword.blog-city.com
"Our Workplace Rights are NOT for sale.

DISCUSSION

Re: try the communal story assembler


i tried it but you can only add less than a sentence - its not a story its
a communal poem
komninos

DISCUSSION

Re: ------Your.Nerve.Connection------------missed!


<FONT face="Default Sans Serif, Verdana, Arial, Helvetica, sans-serif" size=2><DIV>you'll have to try harder than that cowboy.</DIV><DIV>i haven't yet been&nbsp;interested&nbsp;enough to enter your name into a search engine.</DIV><DIV>komninos<BR></DIV><DIV>komninos&nbsp;zervos<br>lecturer,&nbsp;convenor&nbsp;of&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>

DISCUSSION

Re: ------Yr.Nerve.Connection------------


you could start your search by spelling my name correctly

komninos
is spelt komninos
that's komninos
http://live-wirez.gu.edu.au/Staff/Komninos/underground/flafiles/kev.html

komninos zervos
lecturer, convenor of CyberStudies major
School of Arts
Griffith University
Room 3.25 Multimedia Building G23
Gold Coast Campus
Parkwood
PMB 50 Gold Coast Mail Centre
Queensland 9726
Australia
Phone 07 5552 8872 Fax 07 5552 8141
http://www.gu.edu.au/ppages/k_zervos
http://users.bigpond.net.au/mangolegs
http://spokenword.blog-city.com
"Our Workplace Rights are NOT for sale.

DISCUSSION

Re: ------Yr.Nerve.Connection------------


<FONT face="Default Sans Serif, Verdana, Arial, Helvetica, sans-serif" size=2><DIV>looks like pretty straight-forward mezangelle to me</DIV><DIV>komninos<BR></DIV><DIV>komninos&nbsp;zervos<br>lecturer,&nbsp;convenor&nbsp;of&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>