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My name is Christopher Stuart. Welcome to my domain. I am currently a second-year PhD student in Clemson University’s Rhetorics, Communication, and Information Design program (RCID) under the direction of Victor Vitanza. I have a master’s degree in Literature and a master’s certificate in the Teaching of Writing from Eastern Michigan University. My research interests are the following:

  • Digital Literacy

    My research and pedagogy converge with digital literacy. I’m looking at the intersections of electracy, spreadable media, affinity spaces.

  • Game Studies

    I’ve been a gamer for most of my life and mostly play strategy, real-time strategy, and role-playing games. I research the impact of gaming mechanics on playability and user experience in video and tabletop games in and out of the classroom.

  • Minecraft

    More than a sandbox game, Minecraft has a lot to offer in terms of creative problem solving, spacial reasoning, transmediation, and coding.

  • WPA/Pedagogy

    Writing program administration and pedagogy are at the heart of my research. Using the aforementioned areas of inquiry, I research game-based learning, and innovative teaching methods for the 21st century classroom.

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