Posts in category Digital Spotlight

On A Softer World

A Softer World is poetry bracketed by triptych image and strips of text that look like they were razored out of old books and typewriter reams. It is also bracketed by thick black lines. In fact, by standard definitions, it’s a comic: three panels, images, and captions. But the contents within this form consist of […]

Welcome to the Shadow Unit

Shadow Unit is described as “A mystery/suspense show, a cop show, [and] a profiler show–but with a science-fictional problem at its heart,” or alternatively “fan fiction for … a show that no one had ever seen.”1 The series is a brainchild of science fiction and fantasy author Emma Bull, a project that quickly grew to […]

There’s No Place like Night Val...

Listening to the smooth and calming monotone voice of Cecil Baldwin, you are convinced that you have been catapulted into a parallel world. Instead of imagining witches, munchkins, and ruby slippers, you are informed of lurking dark hooded figures that regularly eat at the local pizzeria, of interns constantly disappearing, and of a mysterious glowing […]