Speaker

James Paul Gee

James Paul Gee


James Paul Gee is the Mary Lou Fulton Presidential Professor of Literacy Studies at Arizona State University.  He is a member of the National Academy of Education.  His books include: Sociolinguistics and Literacies (Fourth Edition 2011); An Introduction to Discourse Analysis (Third Edition 2011; What Video Games Have to Teach Us About Learning and Literacy (Second Edition 2007); How to Do Discourse Analysis (2011); Woman as Gamers: The Sims and 21st Century Learning (2010) and Language and Learning in the Digital World (2011), both written with Elizabeth Hayes.  The Anti-Education ERA: Creating Smarter Students through Digital Media appeared in 2013.  Prof. Gee has published widely in journals in linguistics, psychology, the social sciences, and education.