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Reload the Canons!

This series of articles is an attempt to play through The Canon of videogames: your Metroids, your Marios, your Zeldas, your Pokemons, that kind of thing.

Except I'm not playing the original games. Instead, I'm playing only remakes, remixes, and weird fan projects. This is the canon of games as seen through the eyes of fans, and I'm going to treat fan games as what they are: legitimate works of art in their own right that deserve our analysis and respect.

Friday, September 22, 2017

That's Not What 'Death of the Author' Says: A Let's Read Theory Special

Everyone's heard that the Author is Dead, but a lot of folks are confused about what that means. In this Let's Read Theory special, dive deep into Roland Barthes's influential essay and find out why Authors can't give everything away... even if they'd like to.

Listen to the full half hour Let's Read Theory special for free on Patreon, and check out the extended readthrough of the essay itself.



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