Two of the Best Tweets from QGCon

After a successful roundtable and presentation at QGCon, I got two special tweets from friend and rockstar academic Lisa Nakamura about my talk:  

UPCOMING PRESENTATION: “Cards Against Humanity Is __________” @ QGCon

This weekend is the second Queerness & Games Conference at UC Berkeley.  I am scheduled to present on Saturday and was hoping to go...

Updating Course Links

I have decided to do a little bit of updating and clean-up (in preparation for the upcoming school year and job market).  The first...

A Little Bit of Nostalgia…

This “hyperlapse” video makes me miss University of Washington… University in Motion (Hyperlapse) from Edward Aites on Vimeo.

Xenology: Drawing in Response to Octavia Butler’s Dawn

For the past few years, I have taught Octavia Butler‘s Dawn (part of her Xenogenesis trilogy) in a number of my classes, including a...

WILD SEED: A Community Celebration of Science Fiction Author Octavia E. Butler

WILD SEED: a Community Celebration of Science Fiction author Octavia E. Butler Join us Saturday, July 12, 2014, 1:00 – 4:00 p.m. for WILD...

Return from THATCamp Digital Pedagogy 2014

My quick adventure in Atlantic City, NJ is over!  The weather was hot, the beach was sunny, the waves were cool, and the boardwalk...

UPCOMING PUBLICATION: “Gay for Brad,” _Deconstructing Brad Pitt

Sometimes there is just the right combination of serendipity, whim, magic, and mischief that results in an opportunity to mix professional and personal, academic...

Guest Speaker for History of Video Games Course at University of Victoria

This past March, when I was invited to speak at the University of Victoria, I met a graduate student at my talk named Ash...
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2014 Drew University Graduation and Commencement

On Saturday, May 17, 2014, I attended my first graduation and commencement as a professor (and not as a student).  I also got to...