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Meet Our Authors:

Jennifer Allen
Jennifer is currently the Videogame Archive Intern at the Briscoe CAH; her focus at the iSchool is Digital Archiving & Preservation and Information Management. She obtained a Bachelor of Individualized Studies from New Mexico State University where her research interests included: legacy video game emulation and hardware obsolescence, the societal and cultural impact of video games, the portrayal of East Asians in American media, and the literary influence of Victorian authors Charles Dickens, Thomas Hardy, and Robert Browning. In increasingly rare moments of free time, Jennifer can be found reading, playing video games, or binge watching Netflix or Hulu.
Website: http://jennallen.info
Read: Jennifer Allen’s articles

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