UB’s Committee on Digital Scholarship and Cultures and the Techne Institute for Arts and Emerging Technologies is pleased to invite interested students to Redshift and Portalmetal, a hands-on creative workshop with artist and scholar micha cárdenas. cárdenas, a media scholar and performance artist, will work with students to create an interactive online game that explores imagined futures in a post-apocalyptic landscape. Students with interests in games studies and design, creative and alternative forms of story-telling, devised performance, postcolonial studies, or science fiction are all encouraged to take part. This event is also co-sponsored by PLASMA and the Humanities Institute Performance Research Workshop.
Details: The workshop will be held Monday, March 21, from 11:00 a.m. – 3:00 p.m.; room number will be forwarded to registered students before the workshop. Interested students should email Brandon Boudreault to register at email@example.com. Participation is limited. Students should bring a laptop to the workshop if at all possible.