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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 (and Sex) That Matter: Keywords Follow-Up

by Edmond Chang, Merritt Kopas, and Jennifer  LeMesurier Many thanks to everyone that attended and contributed to the second Keywords session of Winter Quarter on “bodies/sex” and games. The framing questions for the session reveal the varied, overlapping, and sometimes … Continue reading

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“HACK/MOD” | Keywords for Video Game Studies GIG Session, Apr. 12, 3:30 PM, CMU 202

The Keywords for Video Game Studies graduate interest group’s (GIG) first session of the Spring Quarter is on Thursday, April 12, 3:30-5:30 PM, in Communication 202.  This is our fifth public reading group/workshop of the year and will focus on … Continue reading

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Ni Hao, Bu Hao: “Gold Farming” Keywords GIG Follow-Up

The Keywords for Video Game Studies session on “Gold Farming” sparked animated discussion about the ways gold farming must be analyzed and articulated as both a range of practices and/or problematic discourses.  The session opened with the simple question, “What … Continue reading

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“GOLD FARMING” | Keywords for Video Game Studies GIG Session, Feb. 16, 3:30 PM, CMU 202

The Keywords for Video Game Studies graduate interest group’s (GIG) first session of the Winter Quarter is on Thursday, February 16, 3:30-5:30 PM, in Communication 202.  This is our third public reading group/workshop of the year and will focus on … Continue reading

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