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Mäyrä, Frans

Game Culture Studies and the Politics of Scholarship: The Opposites and the Dialectic

In: GAME: The Italian Journal of Game Studies, vol. 9, iss. 1, pp. 11-31, 2020, ISSN: 2280-7705.

Journal article Open access

Abstract | Links | Tags: Formalism, History of game studies, Literary studies, Poststructuralism, Theory wars


Korpua, Jyrki; Ruotsalainen, Maria; Siikilä-Laitila, Minna; Välisalo, Tanja; Hirsjärvi, Irma

Experiencing the Sacred: The Hobbit as a Holy Text

In: Cusack, Carole M.; Morehead, John W.; Robertson, Venetia Laura Delano (Ed.): The Sacred in Fantastic Fandom: Essays on the Intersection of Religion and Pop Culture, pp. 102-118, McFarland & Company, Inc, 2019, ISBN: 978-1-4766-708-36.

Book chapter

Tags: Fantasy, Literary studies, Reader-response criticism, Religion

Torner, Evan

Planescape: Torment: Immersion

In: Payne, Matthew Thomas; Huntemann, Nina B. (Ed.): How to Play Video Games, pp. 52-58, New York University Press, 2019, ISBN: 9781479830404.

Book chapter

Abstract | Links | Tags: Affect, Immersion, Literary studies, Planescape: Torment, Role-playing games


Jara, David; Torner, Evan

Literary Studies and Role-Playing Games

In: Zagal, José P.; Deterding, Sebastian (Ed.): Role-Playing Game Studies: Transmedia Foundations, pp. 265-282, Routledge, 2018, ISBN: 9781315637532.

Book chapter

Abstract | Links | Tags: Literary studies, Role-playing games