Joe Bisz

Joe Bisz is a national instructional speaker, educational games designer, creative writer, and English professor at BMCC.

His book The Allure of Play: The Educator’s Guide to Designing Games and Creative Active-learning Exercises arrives in March 2023 by Teachers College Press. He co-founded the CUNY Games Network, delivered 150+ presentations outside his college, and was awarded 16 grants.

*See his professional development website below for game-based learning

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Associate Professor of English


Borough of Manhattan Community College

Academic Interests

Popular Culture, Science Fiction, Victorian Literature, Gender and Sexuality, Creative Writing, GAMES.