MIT 21W765/21L49

Non-Linear and Interactive Narrative: Theory and Practice

Janet H. Murray

Syllabus / Spring 1997

Assignment Week 4

For February 26


Alan Ayckbourne's trilogy The Norman Conquests (Table Manners, Living Together, and Round and Round the Garden)

These are 3 2-hour videos, available in the Film Office and on reserve in the library.


Make a chart of the action in time and space as a group project.

Create a small web project (around 6 lexia) that illustrates one way of representing simultaneous actions and allowing an interactor/viewer to navigate through them.


You are encouraged to do this project as a group.



Interactive Fiction Syllabus / Spring 1997