John Zuern

John Zuern is an Associate Professor in the Department of English at the University of Hawai'i at Mānoa, where he teaches literature, literary theory, and rhetoric. He edited the special issue of the journal Biography on "Online Lives" (26.1, Winter 2003) and is working on a book about the intersection of digital animation and literary texts.

Essays by this author

Letters That Matter: The Electronic Literature Collection Volume 1


John Zuern considers the significance of the first volume of ELO’s Electronic Literature Collection for the future of electronic arts.

Where Are We Now?: Orienteering in the Electronic Literature Collection, Volume 2


In an increasingly monolingual, globalized world, the second volume of the Electronic Literature Collection may just offer a map of the territory. The question the reviewer, John Zuern, poses is how do we navigate this terrain going forward?