UPCOMING COURSE: CHID 496 D: “Heroes & Monsters: Understanding Live-Action Role-Playing Games” (Spring 2012)

For the fifth year in a row, I bring you the ever-popular, oft-referenced: CHID 496 D: Focus Group: “Heroes & Monsters: Understanding Live-Action Role-Playing Games” Spring 2012, University of Washington Edmond Chang http://staff.washington.edu/changed/496d IN AUGUST…

UPCOMING COURSE: CHID 496 D: “Heroes & Monsters: Understanding Live-Action Role-Playing Games” (Spring 2011)

For the third year, I will be running my focus group on live-action role-playing games, particularly playing Archaea.  Here’s the course description again: CHID 496 D: “Heroes & Monsters” Thursdays, 2:30-4:20 PM http://staff.washington.edu/changed/496d/ IN AUGUST…

Upcoming Course: CHID 496 G: “‘Serious Research Mode:’ Critical Approaches to Buffy (and Stuff)” (Winter 2011)

Here’s the description for the 2-credit (CR/NC) focus group that Jane Lee and I are teaching next quarter on Buffy the Vampire Slayer (and other Whedon things): CHID 496 G: “Serious Research Mode”: Critical Approaches…

Upcoming Course: CHID 496 F: “Close Playing, or, Bioshock as Practicum” (Winter 2011)

Apropos of my recent post, here’s the 2-credit (CR/NC) focus group Tim Welsh and I are running next quarter: CHID 496 F: “Close Playing, or Bioshock as Practicum” Timothy Welsh & Edmond Chang Thursdays, 1:30-3:20…