|Person Describing Archive|
Annie Murray (2010); Chelsea Obodoechina (2020)
|Is this primarily a poetry audio site?|
|Sponsoring Person or Institution|
From The Fishouse
|Site Last Updated|
|General Description of Archive|
site devoted to promoting oral tradition of poetry features emerging poets reading their work. links to books written by all the poets.
|Description of archive history or URL|
non profit was established in 2004. goal is to support emerging poets and oral tradition of poetry.
"Editor is Matt O'Donnell, email: firstname.lastname@example.org, From the Fishouse
searching not possible
|Relation from the audio to the text|
small player is in same screen as the text of the poem. easy to follow along.
|Date/Time/Length/Context info about the audio items|
no information about recording given. you can know where the poem was originally published.
|Author bios and context within literary history|
each author has an information page that lists their poems read. page includes biographical information and often a photo. if no photo of the author is available, they include a book cover.
|Audio file type: streaming, download, file format, audio file compression quality (WAV, MP3, bitrate)|
streaming files. uses a little Quick Time player.
|Multimedia integration (pictures, video, etc.)|
site has some photos, no videos
|Audio playback setup (opens in Flash player, on new blank screen, etc.)|
Quick Time player?
|Mobile access (i.e. accessible on smart phones, tablets, etc.)|
UPDATE (Chelsea Obodoechina): Mobile access is possible, but the website does not cater to mobile devices. Functionality may vary depending on the device.
browsable by poet or by poem
|Discovery features (pre-made playlists; dynamic lists: lists of recent additions, featured items, related items, etc).|
|Interactivity and Web 2.0 features|
none, but users can follow the non-profit on FB or Twitter