Angelica Fuchs
Angelica Fuchs' Portfolio

Academic Writing

M.A. Thesis

The Player’s Journey: Ludology and Narratology in Modern Gaming, May 2018

Graduate Thesis. This thesis examines the evolution of gaming criticism (specifically ludology and narratology) and games as a medium of expression through the use of case studies.

Conference Papers

Only Human: An Analysis of Humanity in “Fullmetal Alchemist”March 2018

A paper presented at the inaugural Supernatural Studies Association conference. This paper analyzes the relationship between the homunculi (and in particular the homunculus Greed) and humans within the manga Fullmetal Alchemist.


A House of Pomegranates: Tales of Love, Beauty, and Displacement, December 2016

An analysis of Oscar Wilde’s collection, A House of Pomegranates. This essay attempts to find the connection between the works and in particular, an explanation for the title.

The Tale of Virginia: Katabasis in The Canterville GhostOctober 2016

A brief essay analyzing The Canterville Ghost by Oscar Wilde, focusing specifically on the character of Virginia and her katabasis, or journey to the Underworld.