Wednesday, 28 December
269. What Video Games Teach Us about Literature
3:30–4:45 p.m., Caucus, Washington Hilton
A special session
Presiding: Edward M. Wesp, Western New England Coll.
1. “The Past as Present: Virtual Histories and Historical Fictions,” Edward M. Wesp
2. “Constructions and Reconstructions of the Gothic,” Laurie Taylor, Univ. of Florida
3. “Games’ Challenge to Literary Understanding,” Ian Bogost, Georgia Inst. of Tech.
Respondent: Eric R. J. Hayot, Univ. of Arizona