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Conquering Authorship

Once the Author is gone, the claim to “decipher” a text becomes quite useless. To give an Author to a text is to impose upon that text a stop clause, to furnish it with a final signification, to close the writing. 744 more words

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Star Wars: Art Wars

Star Wars: The Old Republic (SWTOR) is a massively multiplayer online role-playing game (MMORPG) developed by BioWare. The game has four classes for each of the two allegiances, Sith Empire and Galactic Republic.  753 more words

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Rift by Trion

There’s no doubt in my mind that most people have not heard of Rift. Even though the game is not as popular as other MMOs such as World of Warcraft, Trion Worlds has put a lot effort into creating something they can be proud of. 645 more words

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Community, Artistry, and Engagement in Overwatch

In the first person shooter Overwatch, developed by Blizzard Entertainment, the player engages in team-based combat, tactically picking from a list of 23 playable characters which fit into four categories of hero roles: attackers, defenders, tanks, and support heroes.  610 more words

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August Wilson's Jitney makes its Broadway debut


Jitney is a play in two acts by August Wilson. The eighth in his “Pittsburgh Cycle“, this play is set in a worn-down… 297 more words

And They Lived Happily Thereafter

It is said that marriages are made in heaven. Marriage has a ‘partner effect’ i.e. a spouse influences the life of their significant other particularly in career and occupational status. 1,030 more words


pARTy like a Rockstar

Let me just start out with, Grand Theft Auto: Vice City is a hell of a game. I remember it being the very first open world game that I played when I was a young lad. 565 more words

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