Good background on Chernobyl for when we talk about “dark tourism” in “Death in the Digital Age”
Perfect timing for this NYT article on contemporary mediums. Just yesterday in DIG 215 we were talking about the Fox sisters and their “spiritual telegraph” to the afterlife.
Possible Twine game to include on my Death in the Digital Age syllabus, with shades of Bradbury’s “There Will Come Soft Rains”
Adding to my Death in the Digital Age class, where we’re already discussing demons and exorcism in the 21st century
Adding this to my “Death in the Digital Age” syllabus for the spring.
Going to revisit this next semester for my Death in the Digital Age course