Michael Abbott
Michael Abbott

Michael Abbott writes and hosts the Brainy Gamer blog and podcast. He has also written for Kill Screen, Gamasutra, and other publications. Michael chairs the theater department at Wabash College, where he teaches performance, film studies, and courses devoted to video games. He is the recipient of the McLain-McTurnan Arnold Award for Excellence in Teaching.

Technology
Dec. 15 2011 1:22 PMThe Gaming ClubMy long love affair with Zelda.
Technology
Dec. 13 2011 12:42 PMThe Gaming ClubNo game shocked my system as violently as Dark Souls.
Technology
Dec. 14 2011 12:51 PMThe Gaming ClubHas Nintendo lost its cultural cachet?
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May 6 2015 5:29 PM The Slate Archives Podcast: “My Husband’s Other Wife”  June Thomas tells us about her favorite Slate piece.
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Science
May 6 2015 2:11 PM Nicholas Kristof Is Not Smarter Than an Eighth-Grader American kids are actually doing decently in math and interpretation, but he’s not.