Schedule of Events

9.00    —    Coffee & Pastries

9.30    —    Session 1Games and Fiction: unpacking the coming convergence

Scot Osterweil (Creative Director of the Education Arcade;  Research Director, MIT Comparative Media Studies/Writing Program)

10.45   —    Coffee

11.15    —    Session 2Seventeenth-Century Rome Lost and Found

Sarah McPhee (Winship Distinguished Research Professor, Emory University)

12.00   —    Session 3:  Gamifiction: Joycestick MVP

G. LaRusso, R. Reede,  L. McLaughlin, L. Weir, E. Ali (Boston College)

12.30   —    Lunch

2.00    —    Session 4:  Brief (15 min) Presentations

Skeuomorphism Rules!: Jean Elyse Graham (Assistant Professor, Stony Brook University)

Serious Gaming in the Classroom: Austin Mason (Assistant Director of the Humanities Center for the Digital Humanities and Visiting Assistant Professor of History Carleton College)

Surveying and Modeling Joyce’s Tower: Aaron Deevy and Gary Devlin (3D modeler and Archaeological Surveyor, The Discovery Programme, Ireland)

3.00  —    Coffee

3.30   —    Session 5:  Round Table and Workshops