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Voice of Spoon River Game
  • Brett E. Shelton, University of Utah
This interactive fiction game is based on Edgar Lee Master's collection of poems, The Spoon River Anthology. Each poem is an epitaph of someone from the fictional town of Spoon River. There are many connections and stories that can be discovered from a careful reading of the individual poems. This a game about resolving conflicts and uncovering mysteries relating to these epitaphs. Solving these conflicts requires good reading and problem solving skills.
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A Z-code (a.k.a. Z-machine) interpreter is needed to run this game. This is freeware that can be obtained online. Frotz for PC or Zoom for Mac. See ReadMe file for more information.
Citation Information
Brett E. Shelton. "Voice of Spoon River Game" (2006)
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