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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:  
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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...
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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...
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A Little Bit of Nostalgia…

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