Saturday, 08 January
521. Close Reading the Digital
12:00 noon–1:15 p.m., Atrium I, J. W. Marriott
A special session
Presiding: Jeremy Douglass, Univ. of California, San Diego
1. “The Code of Hacktavism: A Critical Code Study Case Study,” Mark Marino, Univ. of Southern California
2. “Close Reading Campaign Rhetorics: Procedurality and MyBarackObama.com,” James J. Brown, Wayne State Univ.
3. “Criminal Code: The Procedural Logic of Crime in Video Games,” Mark L. Sample, George Mason Univ.
Respondent: Matthew Gary Kirschenbaum, Univ. of Maryland, College Park
For abstracts, visit http://criticalcodestudies.com/mla2011 after 1 Dec.