Lecture: Reflecting on the Course

As we wrap up the semester, I thought it might be useful to reflect back on where we started this semester by returning to the course introduction, found at the beginning of the syllabus. If you choose to take advantage of the Participation Post make-up work or the Reading Response make-up work or extra credit […]

Lecture: On Hayles’ “The Future of Literature”

Books will not disappear, but neither will they escape the effects of the digital technologies that interpenetrate them. More than a mode of material production (although it is that), digitality has become the textual condition of twenty-first-century literature. — N. Katherine Hayles, Electronic Literature, 186 Having presented the general argument of Electronic Literature: New Horizons […]