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October 9 – Critical Play with Mary Flanagan

Panel Discussion 2-4pm – Art, Games & History

Mary Flanagan, Sherman Fairchild Distinguished Professor in Digital Humanities & Director, Tiltfactor Laboratory, Dartmouth College

Brenda Laurel, designer, researcher, teacher & writer. Since 1976 she has been a pioneer & entrepreneur in interactive media, human-computer interaction and human-centres design research

Susan Laxton, Assistant Professor, Department of Art History, UC Riverside

Moderated by Kate O’Riordan, UCSC Associate Professor in Art,

GAMEPLAY 4.30-5.30pm

Commissioned by Heather Logas, UCSC Computer Science lecturer and DANM alum with Noah Wardrip-Fruin, UCSC Associate Professor of Computer Science, DANM Program Chair, co-Director UCSC Expressive Intelli-gence Studio, and Jennifer Parker, Associate Professor and Chair of the Art Department, Executive DIrector of UCSC OpenLab, and DANM Mechatronics Reserach Group