Jill Walker Rettberg

Person
Residency: 
Bergen
Norway
NO
Nationality: 
Australia
AU
Born: 
1971
Record Status: 
Short biography: 

Jill Walker Rettberg is professor of Digital Culture at the University of Bergen. Her research focus is on how we tell stories online, and she has a particular interest in social media and personal narratives. She has published several articles on early hypertext fiction, electronic literature, digital art and social media, as well as the book Blogging (Polity Press, 2008). She also co-edited an anthology of scholarship on World of Warcraft (Digital Culture, Play, and Identity, MIT Press, 2008). Jill has been blogging at jilltxt.net for a decade, and tweets as @jilltxt.

Note: Works published before 2007 under name Jill Walker.

Critical writing by this author:

Title Publication Type Publisher Yearsort descending
The Genealogy of a Creative Community: Why is Afternoon the "Grandaddy" of Hypertext Fiction? Conference paper or presentation 2011
Student Research Using the ELMCIP Knowledge Base Conference paper or presentation 2011
Electronic Literature Seen from a Distance: The Beginnings of a Field Article in an online journal Dichtung Digital 2012
Workshop on Curating and Exhibiting Electronic Literature Weblog 2012
Distant Readings of a Field: Using Macroanalytic Digital Research Methods to Data Mine the ELMCIP Knowledge Base Conference panel or roundtable 2013
The ELMCIP Electronic Literature Knowledge Base: Documentation, Connections and Visualisations Conference paper or presentation 2013
The Emergence of Electronic Literature Exhibition Catalogue Exhibition Catalog 2013
A Network Analysis of Dissertations About Electronic Literature Conference paper or presentation 2013
Mining the Knowledge Base: Exploring Methodologies for Analysing the Field of Electronic Literature Conference paper or presentation 2013
Network Analysis and Visualization as a Method for Studying Electronic Literature Conference paper or presentation 2013
Electronic Literature Communities Article or chapter in a book 2013
Blogging, 2nd edition Book (monograph) Polity 2013
Email Novel Article or chapter in a book 2014
Life Poetry Told by Sensors Keynote address 2014
Selvbilder Keynote address 2014
Hoaxes Article or chapter in a book 2014
What Do Children Want: Enhanced Books or Innovative E-lit for Kids? Conference paper or presentation 2014
Seeing Ourselves Through Technology: How We Use Selfies, Blogs and Wearable Devices to See and Shape Ourselves Book (monograph) Palgrave Macmillan 2014
Collaborative Creativity in New Media (roundtable) Conference panel or roundtable 2014
Book presentation: Seeing Ourselves Through Technology: How We Use Selfies, Blogs and Wearable Devices to See and Shape Ourselves Conference paper or presentation 2014

Curator of:

Title City Country Date
The Emergence of Electronic Literature Bergen Norway August 20, 2013 to September 30, 2013
Full Name: 
Jill Walker Rettberg
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