Jessica M. Laccetti

Jess M. Laccetti, born in Italy, educated in Italy, Canada, and England, is a doctoral student at the Institute of Creative Technologies at De Montfort University. Her Ph.D. thesis examines hyperfictions within a narrative and feminist theoretical context and, consequently, calls for a "widening" of certain narratological concepts such as "mimesis," "communication," and "temporality." She is also a research assistant for the Narrative Laboratory (http://www.narrativelab.org) project.  Her work has been published on and offline and she has presented papers in the U.K., Europe, and Canada.

Towards a Loosening of Categories: Multi-Mimesis, Feminism, and Hypertext

2006-03-17

Jess M.  Laccetti presents a theory of “multi-mimesis” as a way to redefine female subjectivity.