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Friday, October 23 • 3:00pm - 4:00pm
The Role of the Player in Authorial Games

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What does it mean when a designer uses the medium of games to explore their own vision? And what does this mean for the player? Join Robin Hunicke, Nicky Case, Eddo Stern and moderator Richard Lemarchand as they explore games as a form for authorial expression, and the tension between authorial expression and player performance.

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Nicky Case

Nicky plays with play. They make interactive non-fiction, to help people understand the world, and interactive stories, to help people understand themselves.
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Robin Hunicke

CEO, Funomena
Robin Hunicke is the Co-Founder of the independent, San Francisco game studio Funomena, where she is working on two titles: the puzzling fable Luna, and the joyfully explosive Wattam. A producer and game designer by training (Journey, Boom Blox, MySims) she has a background in fine art, computer science and applied game studies. Recently appointed as Professor and Director of the Art, Games & Playable Media program at UC Santa Cruz... Read More →
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Eddo Stern

Director, UCLA GAME LAB
Eddo Stern is an artist and game designer. He was born in Tel Aviv, Israel | and lives in Los Angeles. He is a Professor at the Design Media Arts Department at UCLA where he directs the UCLA Game Lab and teaches courses on games and media art. His work explores the uneasy and otherwise unconscious connections between physical existence and electronic simulation, surrounding the subject matters of violence, fantasy, and historical memory. He works... Read More →


Friday October 23, 2015 3:00pm - 4:00pm
Theater Ivy Substation, 9070 Venice Blvd, Culver City, CA 90236

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