Refereed journal articles

  • Chew, E., and Mitchell, A., "How Is Empathy Evoked in Interactive Multimodal Life Stories?", in Concentric: Literary and Cultural Studies, 42 (2), September 2016, p. 125-149. Freely available online here.
  • Chew, E., and Mitchell, A., "The Impact of Interactivity on Truth Claims in Life Stories", in DIEGESIS, 4 (2), 2015. Freely available online here.
  • Mitchell, A., "Defamiliarization and Poetic Interaction in Kentucky Route Zero", in Well Played Journal, 3 (2), ETC Press, 2014, p. 161-178. Freely available online at ETC press.
  • Mitchell, A. and McGee, K., "Writing in Style: Pattern Languages and Writing Short Fiction", in Storyworlds: A Journal of Narrative Studies, 3, University of Nebraska Press, 2011, pp. 139-160. Published version (requires subscription).
  • Mitchell, A., "Narrative Production and Interactive Storytelling", in Refractory: a Journal of Entertainment Media, 13, 2008. Freely available online here.

Invited journal articles

  • Mitchell, A, "Rereading as Echo: A Close (Re)reading of Emily Short's A Family Supper", in ISSUE: Art Journal, 2013, volume 2, p. 121-129.
  • Mitchell, A., "Blogs and Collaborative Learning", in Experiments in Pedagogy, 2, 2007.

Refereed conference and workshop proceedings

Book chapters

Conference and workshop presentations

  • Mitchell, A. "Using Theme to Author Hypertext Fiction", Electronic Literature Organization Conference 2016, Victoria, B.C., Canada, 10-12 June 2016.
  • Chew, E., and Mitchell, A., "Life storytelling as interactive documentary in Southeast Asia: A survey of the field, Locating Lives: The Inaugural Conference for the IABA Asia-Pacific Chapter, Flinders University, Adelaide, Australia, 1 Dec 2015.
  • Chew, E., and Mitchell, A., "Empathy creation in digital interactive life stories", Life Writing and/as Empathy: A Symposium on Narrative Emotions, Institute of Culture and Society, University of Navarra, Navarra, Spain, 15 - 17 Oct 2015.
  • Mitchell, A., and Neo, T. "Beneath the Surface: System Representation and Reader Reception in Electronic Literature, Electronic Literature Organization Conference 2015, Bergen, Norway, 5-7 August 2015.
  • Chew, E., and Mitchell, A. "Transmitting the Subjective Experience in Interactive Life Stories", Winter School ‘Mediality and Multimodality across Media’, Graduate School of the University of Tübingen, Tübingen, Germany, 28-30 January 2015.
  • Cheong, K., and Mitchell, A. "Helping the helpers: Understanding family storytelling for domestic helpers in Singapore", Maneouvering Through Physical and Vritual Spaces: Mobility and New Media in Asian Cities, Faculty of Arts and Social Sciences, National University of Singapore, 4-5 August 2014.
  • Mitchell, A. "Rereading and the SimCity Effect in Electronic Literature", Electronic Literature Organization Conference 2014, Milwaukee, WI, 19-21 June 2014.


  • Chen, F., Kampa, A., Mitchell, A., Spierling, U., Szilas, N., and Wingate, S. Exploring New Approaches to Narrative Modeling and Authoring, ICIDS 2016: 9th International Conference on Interactive Digital Storytelling, 15 November 2016.
  • Mitchell, A. Introduction to Interactive Digital Storytelling, Words Go Round (Singapore Writers Festival) 2016, March 2016.
  • Short, E., and Mitchell, A. Introduction to Interactive Digital Storytelling, Singapore Writers Festival 2014, 8 November 2014.
  • Spierling, U., and Mitchell, A. Story Modelling and Authoring, ICIDS 2014: 7th International Conference on Interactive Digital Storytelling, 6 November 2014.