A. Braxton Soderman

Assistant Professor, Film & Media Studies
School of Humanities

Ph.D., Brown University, 2011, Modern Culture and Media

M.F.A., California Institute of the Arts, 2002, Writing - Critical Studies

Phone: (949) 824-3532
Email: asoderma@uci.edu

University of California, Irvine
2124 Humanities Gateway
Irvine, CA 92697

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Digital and New Media Studies, Video Games, Networks, Digital Art & Electronic Literature, Media Archaeology, Critical Theory
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Appointments Assistant Professor, Miami University, Ohio (2011-2013)
ACLS/Mellon Recent Doctoral Recipient Fellowship (2010-2011)
Publications Special Journal Issue Co-Editor:

“Network Archaeology,” Amodern Journal, w/ cris cheek and Nicole Starosielski. (Fall 2013)

Selected Publications:

“Every Game the Same Dream? Politics, Representation, and the Interpretation of Video Games,” Dichtung-Digital: A Journal of Digital Aesthetics, (April 2011).

“The History of Digital Media” w/ Wendy Hui Kyong Chun, The International Encyclopedia of Communication (December 2010).

“The Aesthetics of Generative Literature: Lessons from an Electronic Writing Workshop” w/ Daniel Howe, Hyperrhiz: New Media Cultures, Vol. 6, (October 2009).

“Intrinsic Motivation: Flow, Video Games, and Participatory Culture,” Transformative Works and Cultures, Vol. 2 (March 2009).

“The Auto Salvage: A Space of Second Chances,’” Space and Culture: International Journal of Social Space (February 2008).

“The Index and the Algorithm,” differences: A Journal of Feminist Cultural Studies, Vol. 18 No. 1 (Spring 2007).

“At The Crossroads of the Trivial: A Critique of Ergodic Literature,” The Electronic Journal of Communication, Vol. 14 No. 1 & 2 (2004).

New Media Texts:

“mémoire involuntaire no. 1,” Electronic Literature Collection Vol. 2 (Spring 2010).

“A Dialogue Between Two Eyeballs,” Hyperrhiz: New Media Cultures, Vol. 4 (December 2007).

Exhibition Essay:

“Inappropriate Covers,” David Winton Bell Gallery Publication, Brown University, (April 2009).
Society for Cinema and Media Studies
Electronic Literature Organization
Graduate Programs Visual Studies

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Last updated 01/15/2014