Fine Processing

  • Ian Bogost
Part of the Lecture Notes in Computer Science book series (LNCS, volume 5033)


This article first presents a series of concerns about the concept and field called persuasive technology, including an overly broad focus on technology instead of computation, and a focus on ends instead of means. As a possible solution, an alternative perspective is offered, dubbed fine processing, which is modeled after the concept of belles lettres.


Fine Processing Persuasive Technology Computational Artifact Creator Statement Treasure Chest 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • Ian Bogost
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  1. 1.The Georgia Institute of TechnologySchool of Literature Communication and CultureAtlantaUSA

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