Author and Contributors' Bios



Madeleine Philbrook is a (2014-2015) Auvil Fellow who was awarded a College of Arts and Sciences (CAS) Summer Mini-Grant for the continuation of assisting the Pathfinders Project, as well as the creation and research of Chronicles. She is a junior in the Creative Media and Digital Culture (CMDC) program. Her contributions include participating in the annual Game Changers: Video Games as Innovation event and the New Text exhibit held in Vancouver, British Columbia in 2015. She plans on presenting Chronicles at the 2016 Showcase for Undergraduate Research and Creative Activities (SURCA) and the 2016 Vancouver Research Showcase.    


Dene Grigar is Director of the Creative Media & Digital Technology Program at Washington State University Vancouver, whose research focuses on the creation, curation, preservation, and criticism of Electronic Literature, specifically building multimedial environments and experiences for live performance, installations, and curated spaces; desktop computers; and mobile media devices. Her website is located at   

Assistant Editor and Technical Support

Greg Philbrook is the Instructional and Technical Support Specialist for the Creative Media & Digital Culture Program at Washington State University Vancouver and a 2013 graduate of the program.  He is co-author with Grigar on "Curlew" and has contributed to Fort Vancouver Mobile, an app developed by Brett Oppegaard and Grigar for the Fort Vancouver National Historical Site. 


Alisha Rast is a 2011 graduate of Washington State University Vancouver. After graduation, she was given the wonderful experience of living with a missionary family in Japan for a couple months. She’s been studying Japanese since her first year in college and hopes to learn something new about the language every day.

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