David Leach

David Leach

David Leach is the chair of the Department of Writing and Director of the Digital Storytelling and Social Simulation Lab at the University of Victoria. He is the author of Chasing Utopia (ECW Press, 2016) and co-creator of the accompanying online simulation, Kibbutz: The Settlers of Palestine (www.kibbutzgame.com).

Media: Interfaces

Loft 1, Harbourfront Centre Main Building

This panel offers four presentations on the evolving role of digital and interactive media in creative writing and instruction. How can authors integrate social media into their creative process? How can writers use simple machine-learning tools for human-machine collaborations? How can interactive literature (digital and print) be taught as a genre of creative writing? And how can interactive media inspire audiences […]

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