Requesting Interviews for Your Experiences with Sierra

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      Hello. As the title of this post
      suggests, I am seeking volunteers to participate in an electronic
      interview. The subject of this interview will be you experiences with
      home computers and gaming (esp. Sierra) in the 1980s and 1990s.

      I am a Ph.D. student at a reputable
      U.S. public university. For the sake of privacy (limited though it is in the internet), I am not posting my
      personal credentials here; if you email me, I will provide you with
      full disclosure: my name, affiliation, links to colleagues and
      contacts, my C.V., etc. I will also inform you of your rights as an

      My graduate work is focused on
      histories of women and technology, as well as histories of popular
      culture and domestic technologies. I am particularly drawn toward the
      the history of the 1980s, when the computer became “personal” and
      entered the home. Personal histories, compiled through interviews,
      are an important way of grasping this history on the level of
      individual experience.

      I am interested in interviewing any
      individuals who played Sierra games in the 1980s and 1990s, but I am
      especially interested in speaking with any female gamers or computer

      If you would like to learn more about
      this project, please email me at
      Feel free to distribute this call for interviews to any friends or
      family who may be interested in participating.

      Thank you in advance for any
      consideration you offer.


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