Mary Flanagan at #BIF9: Playing games and finding our humanity

Mary Flanagan begins her BIF9 story with a brief history of video games and the misconceptions around girl gamers. From there, Flanagan displays some of the endless ways in which games can be a powerful tool for social change.

About Mary Flanagan

Known for her theories on playculture, activist design, and critical play, Mary Flanagan has achieved international acclaim for her novel interdisciplinary work, her commitment to both theory and practice, and her ongoing pioneering contributions to the field of digital art. Her research examines the boundaries between the personal and theRead more

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