Talks and Conferences

Being Human, Seeing Human
January 10, 2020 at Modern Language Association Convention
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Creative Coding for Absolute Beginners
June 1, 2020 at Penn DREAM Lab
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Past Talks

"That’s Not What Happened!": Designing for Truth in Counterfactual Games
November 2019 at Vanderbilt University
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Bots of Conviction
October 2017 at Grinnell College
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Massive E-Lit: Teaching Digital Literature to Thousands
July 2017 at Electronic Literature Organization
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Your Mistake Was a Vital Connection: Oblique Strategies for the Digital Humanities
August 2015 at ILIADS
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"Warning: Infected inside, do not enter": Zombies, the Liberal Arts, and the Digital Age
April 2015 at Bard College
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Bots of Conviction
March 2015 at Old Dominion University
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Salvage Operations: Deformance, Breakdown, and Repair in the Humanities
February 2015 at Duke University
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Bots Are Machines for Words
January 2015 at Modern Language Convention
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Twitterbot Workshop
October 2014 at Swarthmore College
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Digital Communication and the Media Future of the Humanities
June 2014 at Freie Universität Berlin
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Making, Breaking, and the Deformed Humanities
March 2014 at HUMlab
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Electronic Literature after Flash
January 2014 at Modern Language Association
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Sites of Pain: The Expressive Work of Spaces of Torture in Video Games
January 2014 at The Modern Language Association
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Rewards and Challenges of Serial Scholarship
January 2013 at Modern Language Association
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An Account of Randomness in Literary Computing
January 2013 at Modern Language Association
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Playing without Power in Videogames
November 2012 at University of Kansas
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How to Read a Million Blogs: We Feel Fine and the Nonhuman Reader
September 2012 at Society for Literature, Science, and the Arts
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Slow Games, Slow Poems: The Act of Deliberation in "Slow Year"
June 2012 at Electronic Literature Organization Conference
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Taroko Gorge Remixed: Repetition and Difference in Machine Texts
June 2012 at Electronic Literature Organization Conference
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5 BASIC Statements on Computational Literacy
May 2012 at Computers and Writing
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Code Studies and Videogames
March 2012 at SCMS (Boston)
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Building and Sharing When You're Supposed to be Teaching and Writing
February 2012 at Occidental College
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Close Playing
January 2012 at MLA Convention
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Reading Writing Interfaces
January 2012 at MLA Convention
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Digital Humanities in the Classroom
October 2011 at CUNY Graduate Center
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