In Media Res on Gaming This Week (Dec. 6-10, 2010)

in media res logoThis week’s In Media Res special theme week’s focus is Gaming.  In Media Res is dedicated to experimenting with collaborative, multi-modal forms of online scholarship.  Its goal is to promote an online dialogue amongst scholars and the public about contemporary approaches to studying media.

December 6-10, 2010: “Gaming”

Monday December 6, 2010 – Simon Ferrari (Georgia Tech) presents: The Flourish

Tuesday December 7, 2010 – David Clayman (Bethesda Softworks) presents: Letting Go of Reality

Wednesday December 8, 2010 – Ted Friedman (Georgia State University) presents: Farmville and Gifting

Thursday December 9, 2010 – Nina Huntemann (Suffolk University) presents: Affirmative Activision

Friday December 10, 2010 – Brad King (Ball State University) presents: TBA

This week’s theme was organized by Shane Toepfer (Georgia State University) with Brandon Amato (Georgia State University).

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