A real-time multi-user virtual environment
dedicated to education in Romantic-period
The Villa Diodati MOO was for a time available in a hybrid Web-MOO interface via the Encore platform. It remains online and accessible in text-only form via telnet at: telnet://www.rc.umd.edu:7000.
PuTTY is a free telnet client for Windows and Unix, and can be downloaded here; Some free Mac telnet clients can be found here.
A general introduction to the MOO, and detailed
instructions on how to log into the RC MOO, and
what to do when you get there
A list of literary spaces in the RC MOO, with
descriptions of each "room" and directions on how
to access them
A comprehensive list of scholarly resources
dealing with MOOs
Five spacious conference rooms to choose from
Transcriptions of online conferences hosted by
Romantic Circles, held in the Villa Diodati