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Graduate Workshop | From 'Early Access' and 'Open Worlds' to Game-Cons and Clans: The Production of Spatiality and Community in Contemporary Gaming

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The ScienceCampus and the Graduate School for East and Southeast European Studies are delighted to invite you to the 3rd Graduate Workshop on the subject of gaming. Under the auspices of Area Studies, it seeks to investigate contemporary video games as an emergent space.


From Wednesday, 14th September to Friday, 16th September, experts from different disciplines will give special consideration to practices, memory politics, and identity negotiation. From gender to war games, postcolonialism and much else, this Graduate Workshop covers a wide range of subjects, perspectives and disciplines. In doing so, it aims to advance the dialogue concerning methodological and conceptual approaches for video games in the humanities and social sciences.

Please find the full program here.

Anyone interested in the topic is invited to attend all or part of the workshop. Registration is not necessary.


When?             Wednesday, 14 September, 18:30 to Friday, 16 September, 14:00

Where?            Room 319, Altes Finanzamt, Landshuter Straße 4, 93047 Regensburg


This event is organized by the Graduate School for East and Southeast European Studies in cooperation with the ScienceCampus.