Category Archives: representation

Fun in Four Directions: start of a sideshow of Aborginal avatars

Posted on April 21, 2010, 3:19 pm, by skawennati, under Artists, Virtual Worlds, representation.

Today I revisited an artwork from 2008, a collaboration between Bea Parsons and myself, called Guided By The Four Directions. Let me break it down for you.

Indigenous Representations in Commercial Video Games

Posted on June 17, 2009, 4:01 pm, by Elizabeth LaPensée, under Games, representation.

I’ve been toiling over the script for the “Indigenous Representations in Commercial Video Games” portion of the forthcoming Skins documentary film for the past several days. I’m still at 1 minute and 40 seconds when I need to get it to 1 minute. I don’t think it’s possible, so I’ve decided to go ahead with [...]

Stereotypes in Gaming

Posted on January 14, 2009, 4:53 pm, by Jason, under PEOPLE, Uncategorized, representation.

I’m posting out of turn here, but it’s a blog so that’s OK, right?
One of my main interests in the AbTeC project is working on ways of articulating arguments–beyond the moral ones– for broadening the producer base to include people from a wider range of backgrounds than is presently the case. In other words, why [...]