A stunner...(Brian Kim Stefans New York Fine Arts Quarterly)
The New Media Reader...is my if-you-can-only-take-one pick for a computer history vacation suitcase-stuffer.(Michael Swaine Dr. Dobb's Journal)
Noah Wardrip-Fruin is Associate Professor in the Department of Computer Science at the University of California, Santa Cruz. He is the coeditor of four collections published by the MIT Press: with Nick Montfort, The New Media Reader (2003); with Pat Harrigan, First Person: New Media as Story, Performance, and Game (2004), Second Person: Role-Playing and Story in Games and Playable Media (2007), and Third Person: Authoring and Exploring Vast Narratives (2009).
Nick Montfort is Associate Professor of Digital Media at MIT and the coauthor of Racing the Beam: The Atari Video Computer System (MIT Press, 2009).
Unless you are going to read everything in this book, it is not really worth for the price. It is very thick and some of the stories are just strangePublished 23 months ago by Alex
The only reason to own this book is if it's essential to your grade. The essays cover topics you could research as well online.Published on December 1, 2011 by Philip Mallory
The book arrived within 5 days, with very few markings as the description stated. I wasn't expecting the CD because it wasn't in the item details, so that was a plus. Read morePublished on October 26, 2009 by L. Bates