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Friday, October 6 • 3:00pm - 3:50pm
Mental Illness and Videogames

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This talk will discuss representations of mental illness in videogames and the rhetoric used in the media to describe the relationship between mental illness and videogames, and then detail the way in which designers can tactfully and affectively use games to explore personal experiences, emotions, and politics of debility.

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Kara Stone

Kara Stone is an artist and scholar interested in the affective and gendered experiences of mental illness, wellness, and healing as it relates to art production, videogames, and traditional crafting. Her artwork has been featured in The Atlantic, Wired, and Vice. She is a member... Read More →

Friday October 6, 2017 3:00pm - 3:50pm PDT
((MAIN)) Araki Education Center