Dr. Thi Nguyen of the Philosophy & Humanities department is hosting a series of panel discussions on video games at the Utah Museum of Contemporary Art in Salt Lake City. Level Up "will question the artistic quality of environment aesthetics, investigate player experience as a greater narrative and explore the social and ethical implications of in-game economics and open world creativity on global society."
Here is the schedule:
September 3 Video Games are Virtually Art
September 17 The Narritave Experience
October 1 Simulating Economics
October 8 The Minecraft Sensation: Creativity in Games
October 29 Enter the Uncanny Valley
For more information check out the series website.
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