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Welcome to ELO 2015 in Bergen this summer! Join the discussion on Twitter (#ELO2015) or Facebook. Events in Egget, Auditorium A and B and selected art events will be live streamed and archived. Email elo2015@gmail.com if you have questions.
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Wednesday, August 5 • 09:00 - 10:30
Welcome and Opening Keynote

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Conference chair Scott Rettberg will welcome the delegates to the conference and provide practical information.

Electronic Literature and Cybertext pioneers Espen Aarseth and Stuart Moultrop will offer a discussion of the future of digital literature in the context of its early history in a discussion introduced and moderated by program chair Jill Walker Rettberg. 

Moderators
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Jill Walker Rettberg

Professor, University of Bergen, Norway
Jill Walker Rettberg is Professor of Digital Culture at the University of Bergen, where she researches ways in which we tell stories online. Her latest book is Seeing Ourselves Through Technology: How We Use Selfies, Blogs and Wearable Devices to See and Shape Ourselves, which is available in print from Palgrave or as a free digital download. Her earlier work is on hypertext fiction, blogging, electronic literature and digital art, and she is... Read More →
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Scott Rettberg

Professor, University of Bergen
Scott Rettberg is professor of digital culture in the department of linguistic, literary, and aesthetic studies at the University of Bergen, Norway. Rettberg is the Conference Chair of the 2015 Electronic Literature Organization Conference and Festival, The End(s) of Electronic Literature. Rettberg was the project leader of ELMCIP (Electronic Literature as a Model of Creativity and Innovation in Practice), a HERA-funded collaborative research... Read More →

Speakers
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Espen Aarseth

Lektor MSK, IT University of Copenhagen
Espen Aarseth is principal researcher at the Center for Computer Games Research, IT University of Copenhagen. He has published research on digital power and democracy, SF and cyberpunk, digital media, digital literature, humanistic informatics, games and narrative, women and gaming,game ontology, games and crossmedia, game addiction, and mobile games. He is also co-founding Editor-in-Chief of the journal Game Studies, founder of the Digital... Read More →
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Stuart Moulthrop

Professor, U. Wisconsin-Milwaukee
Born 1957 in Baltimore, Maryland, United States. Stuart Moulthrop is a writer, cybertext designer, and Professor of English at the University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee. His early work, Victory Garden (1991), has been mentioned among the "golden age" of hypertext fiction. Later works, including Hegirascope (1995), Reagan Library (1999), and Under Language (2007), pertain more closely to our current age of artificial fibers. Moulthrop is the author of... Read More →


Wednesday August 5, 2015 09:00 - 10:30
Egget Studentsenteret, Parkveien 1, 5007 Bergen, Norway

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