Trent Hergenrader


I’m an Assistant Professor of English specializing in Creative Writing at the Rochester Institute of Technology. My short stories have appeared in The Magazine of Fantasy & Science Fiction, Realms of Fantasy, Weird Tales and Best Horror of the Year.

My academic work focuses on digital pedagogy, creative writing pedagogy, and game studies. I have authored several articles on using digital and tabletop role-playing games as models for large-scale collaborative fiction writing projects.

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Joined Apr 12, 2014
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Last online 6 years ago
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Hosting... A Clockwork Apocalypse (narrator)
Completed... Alyx Glanville in The Wilderness Within


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Hosting & Narrating

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  • Completed 10 Scenes
  • Completed 5 Chapters
  • Made 20 Moves
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  • First Strong Outcome
  • First Weak Outcome
  • Completed 1 Subplot
  • 1 Card Refresh
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