• Conceptual Blending in Higher-Order Human Cognition 

      Turner, Mark (Georgia Institute of Technology, 2008-10-02)
      The Digital Media Program within the The School of Literature, Communication and Culture (LCC) welcomed Case Western Reserve University Professor Mark Turner. His talk touched on the cognitive processes involved in human ...
    • Consciousness, Literature, and Science Fiction 

      Goonan, Kathleen Ann (Georgia Institute of Technology, 2010-10-12)
      This paper explores the connections between language, literature, and consciousness. The first section discusses the possible origins of literature. Section two focuses on the literature of the twentieth century and how ...
    • The digital absurd 

      Hodges, Steven (Georgia Institute of Technology, 2010-03-31)
      I believe that the concept of the absurd, as described in philosophy and reflected in works of drama and literature, provides an unusual and helpful perspective from which to view the emerging field of digital media. In ...
    • James Bond and the Deep South 

      Santesso, Aaron (Georgia Institute of Technology, 2009-10-08)
    • Revealing code : what can language teach software? 

      Hodges, Steve (Georgia Institute of Technology, 2004-04-13)
      In the last twenty years, computer code has emerged from obscure beginnings to occupy a rather prominent place in our culture. We can see evidence of code's cultural presence in our everyday conversation, in the way we ...
    • Running the Rift 

      Benaron, Naomi (Georgia Institute of Technology, 2013-03-05)
      English class discussion of the Bellwether Prize winning novel "Running The Rift" with the author, Naomi Benaron, via Skype.
    • Thinking in stories 

      Anderson, Tory S. (Georgia Institute of Technology, 2015-05-15)
      This thesis considers cognitive narrative a component of intelligence that specializes in generality. In exploring the ubiquitous external (mediated) and internal (cognitive) functions of narrative it provides two contributions ...
    • Tracking the Zombie in Popular Media 

      Wood, Andrea (Georgia Institute of Technology, 2009-09-12)