Lori Talley holds a BA in Music Program Zero and Integrated Arts from Bard College, where she worked with composer and theorist Benjamin Boretz. She earned her MFA at the School of the Art Institute of Chicago. Talley's work in electronic literature and composition is widely recognized and has been included in several international exhibitions including ISEA97, P0es1s: International Exhibition of Digital Poetry, and DAC2001. Recent publications include My Name is Captain, Captain (Eastgate Systems 2002) and Now Culture.com: NC1 Magazine. Talley teaches in the Sound and Art and Technology Studies Departments at the School of the Art Institute of Chicago.