Tag: Adrienne Shaw

Teaching Anthropology of/through Games, Part 1

Krista Harper , September 15th, 2015


In part one of this two-part series, Krista Harper (UMass Amherst) provides insight into her successful Fall 2014 course, “Anthropology of/through Games.” There is so much here that is…


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Book Review: I See My Representation and I Will Raise You, Identification

Emma Louise Backe , May 29th, 2015


By Dan Gardner To read Tom Boellstorff’s introduction to this book reviews series, head over to The Book Review as Conversation. “In a fictional world where I can use magic…


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Pixels and Politics: Representation in Video Games

Emma Louise Backe , May 15th, 2015


By Christine Tomlinson To read Tom Boellstorff’s introduction to this book reviews series, head over to The Book Review as Conversation. T. L. Taylor. 2006. Play Between Worlds: Exploring Online…


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