Exploring Literary Texts Through Virtual Worlds

Wednesday, January 16 | 11:45AM–12:30PM | Harborside Ballroom B
Session Type: Professional Development
This session will explore the ways Second Life can help students engage in active interpretation of literary texts. Through the development of in-world learning activities, participation in a wiki, and reflection, students engage in material culture analysis and see firsthand the ways interpretative choices can affect the reading of texts.


  • Mary Balkun

    Professor and Chair English Department, Seton Hall University
  • Heidi Trotta

    Instructional Designer, Seton Hall University
  • Mary Zedeck

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