Last spring a group of readers found they had a lot of words to talk about. Their mission was to uncover the meaning, the "buried treasure," within Henry James's short story "The Figure in the Carpet.” The language within this short story made the mission a complex game, with each reader a player.
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"The Text as Gameboard; The Critic as Player,"
Draftings In: Vol. 2:
1, Article 7.
Available at: https://scholarworks.uni.edu/draftings/vol2/iss1/7