Guest Lecture at Whittier College

This talk is associated with the "Numb3rs in Lett3rs & Fi1ms" undergraduate course taught by Professors Mark Kozek (Mathematics) and Rafael Chabrán (Spanish), and is open to the Whittier campus. I'll be discussing how femininity warps the digitization of subjectivity because of the all the cultural baggage people bring when they invoke it.

GameCamp! by ModLab

Just wanted to give a quick update about a project I have launched in conjunction with Josef Nguyen, Ph.D. Candidate in the Department of English at UC Davis. Last Thursday, we hosted the first of a series of workshops called GameCamp! by ModLab, a year-long game design camp for students, faculty, and staff at UC …

Gaming the System: Things I Learned by Asking Lit Majors to Design Their Own Digital Games

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 some time to process, but I'd like to present the more organized thoughts I've had about the class here. UCSB's Department of English has given …

Arnhold Undergraduate Research Fellows Showcase @UCSB English

A group of professors, graduate students, and undergraduate students mingle and talk at the Arnhold Program Research Showcase.

As the quarter is wrapping up, there are so many showcases and capstone events happening all over campus. I had the good fortune to attend the Arnhold Undergraduate Research Fellows Program's research showcase in the Department of English on May 31st, and found a great deal of exciting undergraduate research in the works. This showcase …