March 21: Micha Cardenas

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  Participation is limited.  Students should bring a laptop to the workshop if at all possible.