Session Information

Description: Panelists discuss the effects of N. Katherine Hayles’s NEH Summer Seminars, “Literature in Transition”—from seeding future leadership in organizations and communities like the MLA, SLSA, ELO, and DH; to laying the groundwork for general theories of technology’s impact on culture and digital media theories, processes, and approaches; to guiding literary scholars through the transition to electronic textualities.

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Dene M. Grigar, Washington State U, Vancouver


Brett Bobley, National Endowment for the Humanities

Kathleen Fitzpatrick, Michigan State U

Joseph Paul Tabbi, U of Illinois, Chicago

Kevin LaGrandeur, Inst. for Ethics and Emerging Technologies

Stephanie Strickland, Electronic Literature Organization

Marjorie Luesebrink, Electronic Literature Organization

Dawn Yvette Dietrich, Western Washington U

Barbara Ashbrook, National Endowment for the Humanities