A Definition of EL112, "Cyberspace, Virtual Reality, and Critical Theory"

(take a deep breath)

It was only after re-reading Shelley Jackson's Patchwork Girl that something clicked. Sort of. I mean, I don't want to give the impression that the following is an overarching, all-encompassing description of the semester... but for now, it works for me.

For me, the underlying (or to be on the safe side, an underlying) theme of this course was the gradual blurring of identity; the gradual progression towards the borderless self; the dispersion of self and identity.

(uncertainty spurs a mad fumbling for examples)