Towards a Geek Pedagogy: A Manifesto

Yesterday I published my first Buzzfeed listicle, titled “6 Critical Concepts We Can Learn From Star Wars.” This is a little project I’ve been mulling over for a while, and many of these ideas were first expressed in my classes. Prompted by the new film and the conversation around the series over the Winter break, […]

Teaching Hamlet in Digital Media

This semester in my Literature in Digital Media class, I’m experimenting with teaching a unit on Hamlet in a few innovative ways. Week 1: Hamlet and Editorial Theory The unit began by assigning an article about the textual history of the play. I divided the class into 6 groups and assigned each group a different […]