December 6, 2023

Zach Whalen Publishes Scholarly Essay on Early Video Game Console

Zach Whalen, Assistant Professor in ELC, recently contributed an essay to Before the Crash: Early Video Game History, edited by Mark J.P. Wolf and published by Wayne State University Press. Whalen’s essay, “Channel F for Forgotten: The Fairchild Video Entertainment System,” examines the historical contex, aesthetic affordances and underyling technology of this innovative  (though never very popular) early video game platform.

About Brynn Boyer

Brynn Boyer is assistant director of media and public relations and a 2010 graduate of UMW.