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The first Workshop transdisciplinary on video games speaks of the identity [live]

Update: You can follow the discussions live here above. Below you have the time and the program full.

El primer Workshop Transdisciplinar sobre videojuegos hablará de la identidadDrawing: David Sipress for the New Yorker

Attentive to this very interesting racket organised by our friends at Antihype: on 28 and 29 September is celebrated at the University Carlos III of Madrid who have come to holder as I Workshop transdisciplinary: identity and video games: the reconstruction of the subject in the digital age, a series of lectures and round tables where will talk about a subject as complex as the identity and its different forms within the game.

Perhaps the most striking of the workshop is the word “transdisciplinary”, which in this case means that the central theme will try it people who come from different corners of the studies of video games, people from the humanities, psychology, journalism, philosophy, Visual Arts, sociology, Narratology, or sociology, with the idea that the conclusions that go out are most comprehensive and cross-cutting possible , that will shuffle approaches of all type. There will be issues as the player as form of identity, video games that allow the study of the identity or the identities virtual.

Between them ladies and gentlemen that is will lend to talk and discuss on these things there are people pretty, pretty of truth that equal you sound of something as Victor Manuel Martinez of AnaitGames, Ruth Garcia of Arsgames, the screenwriter Joshua Monchan, Enrique Alonso of Eurogamer, Jorge Gonzalez of and contributors usual in our santa House as Nus caves or Alberto Murcia.

You leave them data important and the program full if you want to approach you.

University Carlos III of Madrid
Gate of Toledo campus
Salón de Grados

On 28-29 September from 10 o’clock in the morning

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Wednesday 28
10:00: session of opening
Ignacio Aedo Cuevas (Vice-Rector of teaching University Carlos III)
Fernando Broncano (Universidad Carlos III)
Alberto Murcia (Universidad Carlos III)

10:30 am-11.30: miguel Sicart (University of Copenhagen)
“Games and machines: Homo Ludens in it was of the information”

12-13 h: Daniel Muriel (University of Salford / University of country Basque)
“The game as experience: escapism, empathy, and scenarios postidentitarios”

13-14 h: Jorge Gonzalez ( drive)
“Videogames faggots: identity Gaymer and expressions of the LGTB collective + videoludicas”
16-17 h: Daniel Escandell (University of Salamanca / Vandal)
“The players as puppeteers: the avatarizacion in synthetic worlds”
17-18 h: Ruth García (Universidad de Castilla la Mancha / Arsgames)
“I face each other: subalternidades and video games”

Thursday 29
10.30-11.30: Antonio Planells (Universitat Pompeu Fabra)
“The digital identity and universal arguments as the worlds ludoficcionales design challenge”
12-13 h: round table “videogames and identity: perspectives from the analysis of the game in the press”
NUS caves (AnaitGames/Eurogamer), Victor Manuel Martinez (AnaitGames), Enrique Alonso Soldevilla (Eurogamer)
13-14 h: Josué Monchán (writer of videogames and translator)
“Games without identity”
14 h-closure.

Who organizes:
University Carlos III
Antihype / Ludosofia development Cultural
Ministry of economy and competitiveness

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