Scholarly Articles and Papers by Neil Randall
“Tactile Persuasion: Considerations of Ethos in the Design of the Push-Button Interface,” Canadian Journal of Rhetorical Studies, 1:1, Summer 1991.
“Determining Literariness in Interactive Fiction,” Computers and the Humanities, 22 (1988): 183-91.
“The Makeshift Family in Canadian Fantastic Fiction,” The New Quarterly, Spring 1989.
“Shoeless Joe: Fantasy and Fellow-Feeling,” Modern Fiction Studies, 33:1:173-82, Spring 1987.
“Laughing at the Victim: Humour in St. Urbain’s Horseman,” Thalia, 2:4:37-45, Spring 1982
Recent Conference Papers
“(Mis)leading Information: The Role of Corporate
Web Sites in the Discourse of Computer Technology”. [with Isabel
“Metaphors of the Physical: Why the Internet Coheres”. [with Isabel Pedersen]. Internet Research 2000.
“The Neglected Senses in the Metaphors of Software Interfaces”. [with Isabel Pedersen]. National Communication Association 1998
“Who Exactly is Trying to Help Us? The Ethos of Help Systems in Popular Computer Applications”. [with Isabel Pedersen]. ACM SIGDOC 1998
“The Role of Ethos in Internet-based University Courses” [with Isabel Pedersen]., Computers and Writing Conference 1998.