David Parry

David Parry is an assistant professor of Emerging Media and Communications at the University of Texas at Dallas. He examines how
the change from analog to digital structures changes knowledge production and archivization. His work can be found at outsidethetext.com.

Essays by this author

Pax and the Literary in the Digital Age


David Parry argues that Pax occupies a position between literature and games - that it “glorifies play while undermining games,” and that it’s “not so much literature as it is literary.”

The Digital Potential: Leaving Open the Future of Scholarship and the University


Taking seriously author Gary Hall’s ground-up rethinking of the
university, David Parry raises an issue not addressed in Digitize This
, namely - what if Hall’s own field of Cultural Studies has no
future as a discipline in the university’s digital future?