Playing the Text, Performing the Future
Future Narratives in Print and Digiture
|Publication Date:||Aug 2013|
| Publisher:||Walter De Gruyter Incorporated|
| Book Format:||Hardback|
|List Price:||USD $112.00|
| Book Description: |
This volume examines the structure of text-based Future Narratives in the widest sense, including choose-your-own-adventure books, forking-path novels, combinatorial literature, hypertexts, interactive fiction, and alternate reality games. How ‘radical’ can printed Future Narratives really be, given the constraints of their media? When exactly do they not only play with the mere idea of multiple continuations,...