I am interested in various different areas of twentieth- and twenty-first century literature, primarily focusing upon postmodernism, metafictions and experimental literature, deconstruction, and narratology. I also have interests in an eclectic range of other topics: new media (computer games studies, electronic literature), graphic novels, science fiction, nihilism, representations of mental health, and literary studies pedagogy.
“Truth or Dare but without the Truth.” This scary tagline sums up Nerve, a social media game that drives the film of the same name. We follow 17-year-old Vee’s immersion in the game, where “players” earn money for completing dares to kiss strangers or shoplift $4,000 dresses. As you’d expect, the dares quickly escalate with […] Read more