Author: Aaron Tucker

Aaron Tucker is the author of four books, IRRESPONSIBLE MEDIUMS: THE CHESS GAMES OF MARCEL DUCHAMP (Bookthug, 2017) and the poetry collection punchlines (Mansfield Press) as well as two scholarly texts, Virtual Weaponry: The Militarized Internet in Popular Cinema and Interfacing with the Internet in Popular Cinema (both with Palgrave Macmillan). His current collaborative project, Loss Sets, translates poems into sculptures which are then 3D printed (; he is also the co-creator of The ChessBard, an app that transforms chess games into poems ( In addition, he is a professor in the English department at Ryerson University.

Irresponsible Mediums: The Chess Games of Marcel Duchamp
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Irresponsible Mediums: The Chess Games of Marcel Duchamp


Poetry. In 1968, avant-garde artist Marcel Duchamp and composer John Cage exhibited "Reunion," a chess performance that took place in Toronto. Whenever Duchamp or Cage moved a piece, it generated a musical note until the game was transformed into a ...

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