By Markku Eskelinen

ISBN-10: 1441107452

ISBN-13: 9781441107459

ISBN-10: 1441124381

ISBN-13: 9781441124388

both drawn to what's and what can be, Cybertext Poetics combines ludology and cybertext idea to unravel chronic difficulties and introduce paradigm adjustments within the fields of literary thought, narratology, video game experiences, and electronic media. The ebook first integrates theories of print and electronic literature inside a extra complete conception in a position to coming to phrases with the ever-widening media types of literary expression, after which expands narratology some distance past its present confines leading to a number of new probabilities for either interactive and non-interactive narratives. by way of concentrating on a cultural mode of expression that's officially, cognitively, affectively, socially, aesthetically, ethically and rhetorically diversified from narratives and tales, Cybertext Poetics constructs a ludological foundation for comparative online game reports, exhibits the significance of online game reports to the certainty of electronic media, and argues for a plurality of transmedial ecologies.

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