Following several cases of people being prosecuted for poor taste jokes posted on social media, the DDP will launch a consultation on the use of social media. This is clearly a free expression issue, and English PEN will respond to the consultation.
Storified by English PEN · Thu, Oct 18 2012 07:33:12
Something we’ve been meaning to ask for a while: Are there good examples of Twitter PEOTRY out there? Where Twitter is the original format?English PEN
The reason we’re asking is we’re thinking about the DPP consultation on social media. We want to cite literary examples, not tasteless jokesEnglish PEN
@englishpen There’s a few examples of Twitter poetry on @internet_poetry – quite an international platformAlex MacDonald