Wednesday, 4 January, 3:30–4:45 p.m., Hampton, Sheraton
Program arranged by the Division on Popular Culture
Presiding: Hillary L. Chute, Univ. of Chicago
1. "Playful Aesthetics," Mary Flanagan, Dartmouth Coll.
2. "Losing the Game: Gamification and the Procedural Aesthetics of Systemic Failure," Patrick Jagoda, Univ. of Chicago
3. "Acoustemologies of the Closet: The Wizard, the Troll, and the Fortress," William Cheng, Harvard Univ.
Genre, Theory, Method – Cultural Studies, Folklore, and Popular Culture