Renowned poet Robert Pinsky is interested in interactive literature, has compared IF to poetry, and wrote a text-adventure game in the mid-80s. He was the US Poet Laureate from 1997-2000.
Review and Article Credits
- "The Muse in The Machine: Or, The Poetics of Zork." New York Times Book Review, March 19, 1995: 3, 26-27.
- "Computers and Poetics." MIT Media Lab Colloquium, Cambridge, Mass. February 5, 1997.
- Robert Pinsky at Wikipedia.