Oscar Schwartz

Oscar Schwartz is a writer and researcher based in Darwin.


About Oscar Schwartz

Oscar Schwartz is a writer and researcher based in Darwin. His collection of poetry, The Honeymoon Stage, was published by Giramondo this year. He is currently working on a book about automation for Scribe.


Articles about Oscar Schwartz

Articles by Oscar Schwartz

The Joy and Misery of Cybersex

'I’ve always enjoyed the semi-utopian narratives authored by early internet users, how they often describe the online text-world as a space for exploration, unimpeded sociality, and electronic intimacy. I am also intrigued by Carol Parker, who seems to have been part of some sort of internet vanguard in Australia in the 1990s. I wonder what she’s doing now, and how the book ended up on a free table outside an organic grocer in Darwin. I pocket the book and walk home.'

The Joy of Cyber Sex front and back cover