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Radio Serials Revived Via Podcast

Dodge Intrepid is hammy and satirical, following the adventures of a Beaver County librarian and his Sancho-like intern. The mode is decidedly retro, and the company has eschewed any kind of seriousness. If there’s a blue note, Rubino says it’s this: “My ulterior motive is to promote the library system, really.” –Radio Serials Revived Via Podcast (Back Stage) I’ve gotten a big kick out of Dodge Intrepid, a retro podcast that…

CFP: Computers & Composition — ''Reading Games: Composition, Literacy, and Video Gaming''

Computers & Composition: An International Journal invites contributions for a special issue, Reading Games: Composition, Literacy, and Video Gaming While video gaming has been a strong cultural force since the advent of the popular coin-operated arcades of the 1970s, it is only within the last few years that video/computer gaming has been an academic focus: there is a lot of catch-up work to do. The average age of gamers has…