Papers

Alison McMahan has written numerous articles for newspapers and magazines such as Filmmaker, Millimiter, American Cinematographer and The Independent. In addition she has written  academic papers on the topics of film history, digital media, and virtual reality. Here is a selection.

"Welkom in de speelautomatenhal. Het compuerspel als symptoom van het post-postmoderne tijdperk" (Welcome to the Arcade), pp. 45-57 and "Starring Lara Croft", pp. 213-222, in Hollywood op straat: Film en televisie in de hedendaagse mediacultuur, Thomas Elsaesser and Pepita Hesselberth, eds., Amsterdam: Vossiuspers, (AUP), 2000.

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"Architectuur van de geest: Werk van Jeffrey Shaw" (Architecture of the Mind: The Work of Jeffrey Shaw") Feature Article, Archis, 6, 2000, p. 38-43.

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"Spectator, Avatar, Golem, Bot: Interface and Subject Position in Interactive Fiction" paper given at SCS conference, Chicago, March 2000.

"A Poor Man's Sound Cinema?" paper given at the Spectacular Europe 3 Conference in Warwick, UK, March 2000.

"Verbal-Visual-Virtual: A MUDdy History" Gramma: Journal of Theory and Criticism, Aristotle University of Thessaloniki, Volume 7, 1999, pp. 73-90.

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"Sound Rewrites Silents", Kintop, Winter 1999, published in German as Stummfilmgeschichte im Licht der Tonbilder, Kintop 8, 1999, p. 141-158.

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"Interactive Narrative and the Interstitial Interface" Interactive Frictions Conference, The University of Southern California, June 4-6, 1999.

"The Quest for Motion: Cinema and Aviation" paper given at the Visual Delights Conference, Sheffield University, June 1999.

"Verhalende ruimte (Narrativized Space)", Archis, 6:1999, p. 78-80.

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