GAMES AND CULTURE

CULANTH 440S

Examines analog and computer games from a cultural perspective. Explores how prevailing culture and values affect game design, popularity, and experience. how games affect those areas of culture, such as imagining disaster, utopia and dystopia. Explores role-playing and identity, ethics, group behavior, competition, politics, gender, race, and aesthetics. Instructor: Ching, Ginsburg

Day / Time: 

Th 01:25 PM-03:55 PM

Location: 

Franklin Center 230

Instructor: 

Ching, Leo

Section: 

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