Games & New Media influencing Old Media

Jason Mittell finds connections between structural elements in the TV show The Wire and video games. This is good news for games and other new media, as The Wire is a staggeringly powerful creative work.

ONLINE Northwest Conference & a step back from gaming

I just got back from the 2009 OLNW conference. I love this event. The people and content are always strong and the focus on technology in libraries makes it a very focused single-day event. This time, I did not present on games and learning in libraries and it was a nice change of pace. My […]