Tag: electronicliterature

Deviant: A Point-and-Click Extravaganza!

“Deviant: The Possession of Christian Shaw” by Donna Leishman is unlike any electronic literature that I have come across so far. It is a point-and-click, text-free, historical retelling of one of the most well-known cases of demonic possession in history. Of course, I had no idea that Christian Shaw was a real girl until the end of the game, but…

A Little Rice

For my final checkpoint I decided to look at Rice  by Geniwate. Rice is a form of electronic literature that explores the journeys a white woman has when she explores post-colonial Vietnam. The pictures on the main screen serve as a table of contents for an ongoing story of Vietnam. “The images themselves present a curious mix of Vietnamese and…