Lauri-Matti Parppei

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A digital cut-up (découpé) poetry tool

Try it here:


One rainy Thursday I wanted to try out dadaist writers’ classic cut-up technique. I didn’t have a printer at hand and my typewriter broke down, so I decided to do it digitally. (Poem sliced to pieces in the example is by the great Bella Akhmadulina, all apologies.)

Source code available on GitHub: