(featured image – Logo/stitching: Melissa Rogers, Photo: Reed Bonnet) I’ve just returned from a three-conference streak to kick off fall quarter, and each event left me with so much to… Read more Digital Humanities Futures: #transformDH, #2015ASA, #QGCon, Pt. 1 →
Adventures of a humanist at a computer science conference. Discussion of AI, interdisciplinarity, and diversity initiatives.
(tl;dr just scroll to the bottom and enjoy) As I mentioned in my #QGCon Reflections, my contribution to the Queerness and Games Convention was a screening of a critical fanvid I made of the video game Bayonetta. This vid, part of a series of digital companions I am crafting to complement my written dissertation (with a nod to Kim Knight for companion inspiration!), accompanies a chapter I wrote on the gamic gaze with relation to both Portal and Bayonetta. Before I explain more about the vid itself, I’d like to… Read more #QGCon Bayonetta Fanvid →
This will be the first of the game profiles I’ll be writing over the next few weeks about the student projects completed in my Gaming the System class during Spring… Read more Exploring the Dynamics of Abuse with Tethered →
I’m breaking my summer blogging hiatus by reflecting on the class I taught during Spring quarter. It was mentally and emotionally overwhelming in a lot of ways and has taken… Read more Gaming the System: Things I Learned by Asking Lit Majors to Design Their Own Digital Games →
In Part 1 of this series, I gave a more general overview of the Feminist Infrastructures and Technocultures conference that I attended at UC San Diego two weekends ago. In… Read more An Astounding Display of Ladybrainz (Pt. 2): Feminist Infrastructures and Technocultures →
The following is a transcript of the talk I gave at #HASTAC2013 this year. I was on a panel with other HASTAC Scholars – Fiona Barnett, Viola Lasmana, Ernesto Priego,… Read more What HASTAC Has Taught Me About Love in the Academy →
I was in San Diego this weekend for the Feminist Infrastructures and Technocultures conference, an assembly of scholars for the UC FemTechNet: a loose network of feminists doing work in… Read more An Astounding Display of Ladybrainz (Pt 1): Feminist Infrastructures and Technocultures →