Category Archives: CGP News & Local Events

News and events pertaining to the CGP and its community at UW.

Keywords GIG Holds Roundtable at PNASA Conference, Apr. 20, 9-10:30 AM

A few of the Keywords for Video Game Studies working group will be part of a roundtable on video game scholarship, pedagogy, play, and design at the annual conference of the Pacific Northwest American Studies Association (PNASA), which is being … Continue reading

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“CLOSE/DISTANT” | Keywords for Video Game Studies GIG Session, Apr. 4, 1:30 PM, CMU 202

The Keywords for Video Game Studies graduate interest group’s (GIG) first event of the Spring Quarter is on Thursday, April 4, 1:30-3:30 PM, in Communication 202.  This is our fifth public reading and discussion group of the academic year and … Continue reading

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“BODIES/SEX” | Keywords for Video Game Studies GIG Session, Feb. 21, 1:30 PM, CMU 202

The Keywords for Video Game Studies graduate interest group’s (GIG) second event of the Winter Quarter is on Thursday, February 21, 1:30-3:30 PM, in Communication 202.  This is our fourth public reading and discussion group of the academic year and … Continue reading

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THATCamp Epic Play 2013, May 24-25, UW, Simpson Center

THATCamp Epic Play is an unconference and year-end colloquium hosted by the Keywords for Video Game Studies graduate interest group.  THATCamp Epic Play invites digital humanists, game scholars, teachers, artists, librarians, students, designers, developers, and enthusiasts to participate in roundtable … Continue reading

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CFP: The History of Games International Conference, Montreal, Canada, 6/21-6/23, 2013

1st edition: Working With, Building, and Telling History Montreal, Canada. June 21st – 23rd 2013 Organizers: Espen Aarseth (IT University of Copenhagen), Raiford Guins (Stony Brook University), Henry Lowood (Stanford University), Carl Therrien (Université de Montréal). In spite of the strong … Continue reading

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