Presentation Title: Abstraction: An Experiment in Electronic Literature

Section: New Ways of Organizing IV

Location: , 216

Date & Time: Friday, April 19, 2013 - 4:10pm - 4:25pm


I will be demonstrating and reading from my creative thesis, The Artist/The Scientist, an interactive website comprised of a full length screenplay and a short story blended together through web design. The screenplay follows Natalie, an aspiring painter who, after killing a serial killer in self-defense, has a breakthrough in her artistic career at the price of ever worsening hallucinations. The prose story follows Mick, a college student who has just finished watching that very film, and his drunken descent into an unforgettable party. My reading will be accompanied by a brief introduction to my process and the genre of electronic literature.

Type of Presentation: Individual oral

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Presenter Information
Presenter(s): Seamans, David Huntington
Major(s): English Literature and Film and Media Joint Major
Class Year(s): 2013

Sponsor(s): Mittell, Jason S.
Dept(s): Film and Media Culture

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