Payne, Matthew Thomas. “Everything I Need to Know About Filmmaking I Learned from Playing Video Games: The Educational Promise of Machinima.” The Machinima Reader. Edited by Henry Lowood and Michael Nitsche. Cambridge, MA: MIT Press, 2011: 241-256.

From the anthology’s Introduction:

“Matthew Thomas Payne describes the pedagogical value of machinima, using The Sims as a case study for the development of media literacy through machinima.” (p. x)