So, this might be an awkward meta-moment, but I'm following @avantgame on twitter. I found out about her through her "Why I Love Bees" chapter of The Ecology of Games
book from MIT Press [get the open access, free version here
]. Her ideas combining the benefits of play and collective intelligence communities resonated with my own interests in storytelling and transmedia narrative. Currently, I'm working on developing an ARG to teach Composition students in my university's First Year Composition program.