Assessing Political, Cultural, Societal, and Individual Implications of Computer War Games
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WAR/GAME: Implications of Digital Games for Society and Individuals - Investigating Form, Effects, and Appropriations of First-Person Shooter War Games
UiT Cross-Faculty cooperation funding proposal submitted for evaluation (round 2).
Results can be expected in October 2018.
WAR/GAME: Assessing Relations between War, Games, and Cultural Memory
RCN FRIPRO funding proposal submitted for evaluation.
Results can be expected in December 2018.
PROJECT WORKSHOP 4:
March 12-13, 2018, UiT Tromsø
WARGAME: Player Perspectives
2-years grant awarded to WAR/GAME: Memory, Militarism, and the Subject of Play
Funding body: Arts and Humanities Research Council, UK.
Project leader: Phil Hammond (LSBU)
Partners: LSBU & UiT Tromsø
More info under WAR/GAME subprojects.
WARGAME anthology under review.
Planned publication autumn 2019.
PROJECT WORKSHOP 3:
September 14-15, 2017, London South Bank University
"WAR/GAME: Memory, Militarism & the Subject of Play"
WAR/GAME: Special issue journal Game Studies
Guest editors: Holger Pötzsch and Phil Hammond
Articles can be accessed here.