Category Archives: Virtual Worlds

DIGITAL GENDER: THEORY, METHODOLOGY, AND PRACTICE

Tweet 12-14 MARCH 2014 CALL FOR PAPERS The rapid expansion of ICT in industry and academia has spawned a vast amount of research and practice on a variety of issues regarding the digital, from virtual identities to cyber-bullying and cyber-crime. … Continue reading

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Kristine Schomaker’s “My Life as an Avatar: The Gracie Kendal Project” and “1000+Avatars”

Tweet Kristine Schomaker’s “The Gracie Kendal Project” & “1000+Avatars” via Skype Video 4pm 30 January 2012, at RL HUMlab, Umeå University, Sweden In “The Gracie Kendal Project” Kristine Schomaker investigates our obsession with the notion of the physical ideal through … Continue reading

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