Wiersze za sto dolarów ($100 poems) - is a collection of Polish-language poems, published in traditional book form. The poems were written by Amazon Mechanical Turkers. To do the project, the author set up an account on the Amazon Mechanical Turk platform and commissioned Mechanical Turkers to write poems in Polish. He paid amounts ranging from $0.22 to $10 for the poems (they were arranged in this order in the book). A critical commentary on digital labour marketplaces. The project is part of the trend of Decentering Digital Media.
Genre: crowdsourced poetry
Keywords: Amazon, platforms of capitalism, Mechanical Turkers, artificial intelligence, crowdsourced art, the book as a medium for digital works