Cloudy Day Art
|Person Describing Archive|
Deanna Fong (2012); Chelsea Obodoechina (2020)
|Is this primarily a poetry audio site?|
|Sponsoring Person or Institution|
|Site Last Updated|
|General Description of Archive|
UPDATE (Chelsea Obodoechina): Link is no longer functional. The content can still be accessed through the Internet Archive's Wayback Machine in this link: https://web.archive.org/web/20100725061401/http://www.cloudydayart.com:80/
A blog-style audio- and video-based poetry podcast for and about the everyday poet. The audio in these podcasts is a mixture of readings, talks and interviews, generally divided into two series: The Poetry Podcast and The Poet Tech Podcast.
|Description of archive history or URL|
A general search bar allows the user to search the site.
|Relation from the audio to the text|
No transcripts provided
|Date/Time/Length/Context info about the audio items|
In readings, title and author only, however there is often link to the poet's website, if available. Each entry generally offers a breakdown of what is in the podcast (i.e. either thematically or by author).
|Author bios and context within literary history|
Very little on page, however there are links to external pages.
|Audio file type: streaming, download, file format, audio file compression quality (WAV, MP3, bitrate)|
Streaming and downloadable (mp3)
UPDATE (Chelsea Obodoechina): Unfortunately, streaming/downloadable content is no longer available through the Wayback Machine portal.
|Multimedia integration (pictures, video, etc.)|
Some photos within posts; an entire page devoted to video poetry recordings.
|Audio playback setup (opens in Flash player, on new blank screen, etc.)|
Streaming on page or can open in new page (right click). Play/pause, volume control, counter and manipulable progress bar.
|Mobile access (i.e. accessible on smart phones, tablets, etc.)|
UPDATE (Chelsea Obodoechina): Access via mobile device is possible, but may not function optimally through the Wayback Machine portal.
By tags or pages.
|Discovery features (pre-made playlists; dynamic lists: lists of recent additions, featured items, related items, etc).|
|Interactivity and Web 2.0 features|
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