Authoring for Interactive Storytelling

When, Why, and Do We Actually Need Authoring Tools?
  • Alex MitchellEmail author
  • Ulrike Spierling
  • Charlie Hargood
  • David E. Millard
Conference paper
Part of the Lecture Notes in Computer Science book series (LNCS, volume 11318)


One of the most significant challenges facing narrative systems research is the authoring of interactive stories, and the processes and technologies to support it. In this workshop we host a discussion and present new work in this space from researchers in creative and technical domains from both the Hypertext and Interactive Storytelling communities and explore the question: When, why, and do we actually need authoring tools?


Interactive storytelling Narrative systems Authoring tools 


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Authors and Affiliations

  • Alex Mitchell
    • 1
    Email author
  • Ulrike Spierling
    • 2
  • Charlie Hargood
    • 3
  • David E. Millard
    • 4
  1. 1.National University of SingaporeSingaporeSingapore
  2. 2.RheinMain University of Applied SciencesWiesbadenGermany
  3. 3.Bournemouth UniversityPooleEngland
  4. 4.University of SouthamptonSouthamptonEngland

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