Call for student participants: mentor-student sessions

Deadline Extended to January 26, 2018:

On March 27-28, the CRDM will hold its annual symposium with this year’s theme being: Hybrid Play. The symposium is organized by Dr. Adriana de Souza e Silva, and the associate organizer is Dr. Nick Taylor.

As a part of this year’s symposium, select students will have the opportunity to work with one of our invited speakers to receive feedback on a work-in-progress. Speakers and their areas of interest include: 

  • Shira Chess: mobile gaming, casual gaming, gender and play, feminist game studies, queerness and gaming
  • Kishonna Gray: intersectional feminism, online gaming, citational politics, games and race, gender and identity, critical race theory
  • Larissa Hjorth: digital ethnography, gender and mobile media, sociocultural studies and mobile media, mobile art
  • Christian Licoppe: mobilities, locative media, geolocation and mobile media, ethnography and communication studies
  • Nick Tandavanitj: mobile art, locative art, mobile gaming, maker culture

If you would like the opportunity to work with one of these invited speakers, please contact Ragan Glover at In this email, please indicate which invited speaker(s) you are most interested in working with along with a brief abstract of the work you would like to discuss with the invited speaker.


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