Immersive Lit

Adding interactive and engrossing elements to poetry & other literature
Implications - Over the past few years, digital reading mediums have turned the literary world on its head. As more consumers accept e-reading devices, however, a new wave of interactive literature is coming to the fore, providing readers with a more engaging and immersive experience. Whether an interactive website filled with poetry or a library that promotes its books through engaging, interactive means, this development in literature may be just what the industry needs to get people excited about books and reading once more.
SCORE: 4.3
Mild Top 6 Examples: 8,587 Total Clicks Jul 11 - Jul 12
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Digital Interactive Poetry - The Beast by Laura Marling is an Animated Scrolling Poem
SCORE: 6
Warm 2,802 Clicks Pub: Jan 4, 12
Digital Interactive Poetry
The Beast by Laura Marling is an Animated Scrolling Poem
Poetry and entertainment intertwine in 'The Beast' by Laura Marling. The Beast is a digital and interactive poem created by Marling, a well-known English folk musician, in collaboration with creative agency… [More]
Interactive Digital Books - The Dimi Storybook Develops Creative Skills
SCORE: 3.8
Warm 2,745 Clicks Pub: Jul 31, 11
Interactive Digital Books
The Dimi Storybook Develops Creative Skills
Technology has opened up doors to a slew of possibilities when it comes to re-imagining everyday objects; take the Dimi Storybook, for example. It is a digital book that encourages interaction between… [More]
Interactive Poetry Platforms - 60 Years in 60 Poems Provides a New Way to Experience Poetry
SCORE: 4.7
Mild 898 Clicks Pub: Jul 14, 12
Interactive Poetry Platforms
60 Years in 60 Poems Provides a New Way to Experience Poetry
‘60 Years in 60 Poems’ is a new poetry platform that allows users to explore poetry in a completely different way. The platform takes ‘Jubilee Lines,’ a collection of poems... [More]
Disappearing Ink Tomes - The Book That Can't Wait Helps New Authors Get Their Work Read Quickly
SCORE: 4.3
Mild 480 Clicks Pub: Jun 27, 12
Disappearing Ink Tomes
The Book That Can't Wait Helps New Authors Get Their Work Read Quickly
The Book That Can’t Wait is a book published by Eterna┬áCadencia, an independent publisher based in Argentina, that is printed with disappearing ink! Now, using disappearing ink seems pretty... [More]
Poetry-Reading Frocks - Lace Sensor Dresses Play a Sound Recording of a Poem
SCORE: 3.1
Untested 307 Clicks Pub: Jun 21, 12
Poetry-Reading Frocks
Lace Sensor Dresses Play a Sound Recording of a Poem
Designers Anja Hertenberger and Meg Grant have created a collection of Lace Sensor Dresses that are beautiful, literally! These dresses, composed of custom-made conductive lace made of cotton and... [More]
Scannable Public Libraries - Projekt Ingeborg Seeks to Bring Classic Literature to Everyday Citizens
SCORE: 3.3
Untested 1,355 Clicks Pub: Jul 17, 12
Scannable Public Libraries
Projekt Ingeborg Seeks to Bring Classic Literature to Everyday Citizens
To encourage citizens who are increasingly glued to the Internet to get out and read, the Austrian city of Klagenfurt launched Projekt Ingeborg—a virtual library that is uncovered through a... [More]