He is the author of Mixed Realism: Videogames and the Violence of Fiction (University of Minnesota Press, 2016) as well as several articles on videogames, digital culture, and literary theory.
Dr. Welsh oversees the Film + Digital Media concentration in the English department and co-chairs an interdisciplinary minor in Game Studies. His courses address contemporary literature, digital culture, and composition.
He is a founding member of the Games and Literary Theory Association steering committee. He also co-founded the Critical Gaming Project at the University of Washington.
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