Programme

Matters of Construction Programme.pdf

10:30-10:45 Opening address
10:45-11:30 Espen Aarseth (IT University of Copenhagen) Brave New Game Worlds: Ludoformed vs Documentary Ludic Chronotopes
11:30-11:45 Discussion
11:45-12:30 Agata Zarzycka (University of Wrocław) Immunization as a Worldbuilding Strategy in Video Games
12:30-12:45 Discussion
12:45-13:30 Frans Mäyrä (University of TampereFantasy Games as Constructed Worlds, and Gaming as World-Construction
13:30-13:45 Discussion
13:45-14:30 Break
14:30-15:15 Olli Sotamaa (University of Tampere) Co-creating Gameworlds
15:15-15:30 Discussion
15:30-16:15 Piotr Kubiński (University of Warsaw) Emersive Factors as Elements of World-Construction?
16:15-16:30 Discussion
16:30-17:00 Break
17:00-17:45 Aki Järvinen (Sheffield Hallam University) Presence, from Text Adventures to VR
17:45-18:00 Discussion
18:00-18:45 Tomasz Z. Majkowski (Jagiellonian University) Cartography in Digital Games and Imperial Imagination
18:45-19:00 Discussion
19:00 Closing address