Kayley Thomas
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Kayley Thomas is a doctoral student in English at the University of Florida. She has published and presented papers on Victorian crime fiction, comics, fan culture, and film adaptations. She can be reached at [email protected] or on Twitter @kayleythomas.

Reviews // 5 Articles
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The Programmer as Author in 'If Hemingway Wrote JavaScript' | 4 Feb 2015 // 2:00 AM

This inventive and engaging book imagines what JavaScript might look like in the hands of 25 writers, including William Shakespeare, Jane Austen, Tupac Shakur, and J.K. Rowling.

The Power of the Reader in 'A History of Reading' | 22 Oct 2014 // 2:00 AM

Alberto Manguel takes a thematic rather than linear approach to a history of reading, offering an entertaining and impassioned account of reading practices and readers' agency.

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Culture Belongs to the Alien in 'Spirits of Xanadu'

// Moving Pixels

"The symbols that the artifact in Spirits of Xanadu uses are esoteric -- at least for the average Western gamer. It is Chinese culture reflected back at us through the lens of alien understanding.

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