Please join the Digital Literacy and Communications (DLC) lab for 3 exciting Critical Game Studies events next week with Dr. GaspardPelurson from Kings College London. His visit to UNC has been generously funded by the IAH’s Kings College London Fund. Food will be served at all events. Undergraduates are particularly welcome at the Wednesday lecture so please share with relevant students.
Dr. Pelurson is a Lecturer in Culture, Media and Creative Industries at King’s College London. His recent monograph — Manifestations Queerness in Video Games (2022) — concerns the intersections of game, media, queer, and gender studies.
Tuesday, April 11 (2:00-3:15) – Twine Workshop: Disruptive Play & Game Design (Greenlaw 316)
Wednesday, April 12 (3:30-5:00) – Lecture: “Wandering Through Paths and Pixels—Queer (Game) Flânerie and Effervescence” (Donovan Lounge, Greenlaw)
Thursday, April 13 (12:00-1:15) – Seminar: Exploring Queer and “Deviant” Gaming Practices (Greenlaw 316)
Readings for seminar: Pelurson CH5: Manifestations of Queerness