Jan 16

The History of (Video) Games

January 16, 2015

Event Description:

Interactive media and games increasingly pervade and shape our society. In addition to their dominant roles in entertainment, video games play growing roles in education, arts, science and health. This seminar series brings together a diverse set of experts to provide interdisciplinary perspectives on these media regarding their history, technologies, scholarly research, industry, artistic value and potential future.

Join us every Friday until March 13th from 12pm-1pm in Shriram 104.

Watch Henry's Presentation.

Also listed as one-unit course BIOE196. For more information contact Ingmar@stanford.edu

Never Miss An Event; Join Our Email Community

Presenters:

Henry Lowood, The History of (Video) Games. Henry is Curator for History of Science & Technology Collections and Film & Media Collections in the Stanford University Libraries. You can find him in the Humanities Research Group in Green Library, the Department known for the Lane Reading Room and a wonderful group of colleagues.