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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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Keywords for Video Games Study Roundtable @ CSA, UC Berkeley, March 19

“I have emphasized this process of the development of Keywords because it seems to me to indicate its dimension and purpose. It is not a dictionary or glossary of a particular academic subject. It is not a series of footnotes … Continue reading

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CFP: Mathematics and Popular Culture

Despite the fact that mathematics is widely considered by the non-initiate to be an inaccessible branch of academic study, it has maintained a surprising presence in a variety of non-academic genres and media for over a century. Of late, the … Continue reading

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designer of the a.r.g. WORLD WITHOUT OIL to speak at the Henry

Ken Ekland, who designed the alternative reality game World Without Oil, will be talking about the place of gaming in museums. His talk will be part of a larger seminar on the future of the museum, but will address some of the issues and goals for the serious gaming movement Continue reading

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Philosophy of Games CFP

Got this from the GamesNetwork mailing list: Conference Announcement THE PHILOSOPHY OF COMPUTER GAMES 2009 We are pleased to announce the fourth conference on the Philosophy of Computer Games, to be held in Oslo, Norway 13-15 August 2009. The keynote … Continue reading

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