IndieFeed: Performance Poetry
|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|
Originally an independent music site, IndieFeed is a community-oriented micro-media broadcast network that has branched out into audio/video recordings of slam/spoken word poetry.
UPDATE (Chelsea Obodoechina): Site has not been updated since February 5, 2016.
|Description of archive history or URL|
Keyword search only.
|Relation from the audio to the text|
No transcripts available.
|Date/Time/Length/Context info about the audio items|
|Author bios and context within literary history|
"The Infamous IndieFeed Poets Index" brings the user to poet's homepage, but there is no biographical information available on the site itself.
|Audio file type: streaming, download, file format, audio file compression quality (WAV, MP3, bitrate)|
Streaming or download (MP3).
|Multimedia integration (pictures, video, etc.)|
Author photo on each page.
|Audio playback setup (opens in Flash player, on new blank screen, etc.)|
Opens on new blank screen. Play/pause, volume control, counter, manipulable progress bar.
|Mobile access (i.e. accessible on smart phones, tablets, etc.)|
Blog-style scroll. Browse by author or by date. IFPP Full URL list gives release date (i.e. of podcast), show number, poet and poem title.
|Discovery features (pre-made playlists; dynamic lists: lists of recent additions, featured items, related items, etc).|
|Interactivity and Web 2.0 features|