I knew we should have marketed it as a game–but that was 2008. Now, the definition of game has expanded. Still, happy to be next to The Stanley Parable.
Writing Through Media: Electronic Literature
A variety of platforms and genres will be represented in our readings. On the page, we will encounter Salvador Plascencia’s digitally progressive print novel The People of Paper. Through electronic interface, we will experience hypertext fictions like Judd Morrissey’s The Jew’s Daughter, generative poetry like Nick Montfort’s “Taroko Gorge,” narratively experimental games like Davey Wreden’s The Stanley Parable, and Illya Szilak’s new media “novel” Reconstructing Mayakovsky.