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  • CSI Skill Tree: Outer Wilds

    CSI Skill Tree: Outer Wilds

    The CSI Skill Tree series from the Center for Science and the Imagination at Arizona State University examines how video games envision possible futures, build rich and thought-provoking worlds, and engage people as active participants in unfolding stories. In our latest episode, we discuss Outer Wilds, a 2019 adventure game about unraveling the mysteries of […]

  • Coming Soon Online and in Print: Elements in the Global Middle Ages

    Coming Soon Online and in Print: Elements in the Global Middle Ages

    HASTAC leader and contributor Geraldine Heng and her collaborator Susan Noakes are launching the first four titles of the Cambridge University Press Elements in the Global Middle Ages next month. The first group of texts to be published are: Swahili Worlds in Globalism; Eurasian Musical Journeys: Five Tales; Southeast Asia: Geography, Networks, Trade; and Global Medievalisms: An Introduction.  Elements in the Global Middle Ages is a series of […]

  • CSI Skill Tree: Kentucky Route Zero

    CSI Skill Tree: Kentucky Route Zero

    The CSI Skill Tree series from the Center for Science and the Imagination at Arizona State University examines how video games envision possible futures, build rich and thought-provoking worlds, and engage people as active participants in unfolding stories. In our latest episode, we discuss Kentucky Route Zero, a magical realist adventure game about a secret, […]

  • When your Humanities are Completely Digital

    For years, digital humanities has operated as a distinct field. There are publications devoted to the methodological and theoretical underpinnings of digital scholarship and university centers designed to cultivate and support, DH projects. Some embrace digital scholarship, while others prefer the analog route. However, this year removed any choice of opting into the digital. With […]

  • Campbell and the Computer: A new approach to AI and generated text

    Campbell and the Computer: A new approach to AI and generated text

    I’m bad to watch films with. If I’m not making facetious commentary or instantly imitating any onscreen lines I find even slightly amusing, I’m spoiling the plot. Even if I haven’t seen it before.   I wasn’t always like this. Like most of these things, you can blame mum and dad. I vividly remember the […]

  • Introducing Salwa!

    Introducing Salwa!

    Hello! My name’s Salwa Kazi and I’m an Independent Researcher. I’m currently busying myself with conferences, academic research and graduate school applications. My research interests lie at the intersection of language, social media, and cultural analysis. I hope this introductory post gives you an idea of who I am.  I have had quite the multilingual […]

  • Fact Check Essay

    Fact Check Essay

    Dale Henry   Christina Katopodis   English Composition    17, November 2020      As for the presidential election, a lot of issues were explained and talked about when both candidates were trying to convince the whole country that they should be the next president. What became noticeable is that Donald Trump started to use weird […]

  • Welcome to HASTAC Scholars!

    Welcome New HASTAC Scholar! I am excited to announce that you have been accepted into the 2020-2021 HASTAC Scholars Program! Because of your engagement and interest in technology and learning, you have been accepted into a wonderful international community of scholars who share a common mission and interest. The HASTAC Scholars Program consists of graduate […]

  • The Imagination Desk Podcast

    The Imagination Desk Podcast

    The Imagination Desk is a podcast from the Center for Science and the Imagination at Arizona State University where we chat with artists, authors, scholars, scientists, and technologists about what inspires them and how they define and use imagination in their work. We recently launched Season 2, with episodes featuring Ytasha Womack, a novelist, dancer, […]

  • CSI Skill Tree: Representations of Africa and Africans in Video Games

    CSI Skill Tree: Representations of Africa and Africans in Video Games

    The CSI Skill Tree series from the Center for Science and the Imagination at Arizona State University examines how video games envision possible futures, build rich and thought-provoking worlds, and engage people as active participants in unfolding stories. In our latest episode, we discuss representations of Africa and Africans in video games through the lens […]