In Media Res - Moral Media theme week

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May 15, 2017 to May 19, 2017
Georgia, United States
Subject Fields: 
Communication, Cultural History / Studies, Digital Humanities, Journalism and Media Studies, Popular Culture Studies

This week's In Media Res theme focus is "Moral Media" (May 15 - 19).


Here is the lineup:


Monday, May 15 - Robert Mejia (North Dakota State University) presents "The Ethics of Ludic Reflection and Emotional Obligation."


Tuesday, May 16 - Fredrik Knudsen (YouTube) presents "Ethical Empires."


Wednesday, May 17 - Whitney Pow (Northwestern University) presents " 'Throw Yourself Into the Barbs': Morality, Pixelation and Spatial Legibility in Alexander Ocias's Loved."


Thursday, May 18 - Joshua Miner (University of Kansas) presents "Ecological Protocols in Indigenous Game Design."


Friday, May 19 - Sky LaRell Anderson (Denison University) presents "Valiant Hearts:  Addressing the Moral Dilemma of Historical War Video Games."


Theme week organized by Soo Keung Jung (Georgia State University).


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The In Media Res Team

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Geoffrey D. Henry - Associate Editor of Public Relations for In Media Res

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