Register

Keynote Programming Hub 2016

This page features Keynote slides, video, and photographic documentation from the Living Games Conference in Austin, TX from May 19-22, 2016. Living Games is devoted to the academic and practical study of larp in all its forms.

Photo by Heather Halstead, choiceperspectives.com

Photo by Heather Halstead, choiceperspectives.com

* * *

FRIDAY, May 20, 2016

Keynotes 1: Forms of Larp

Moderated by: Lizzie Stark and Emily Care Boss

 

J Li, “Emotional Immersion”

 

Sarah Budai and Kristin Hammock, “The State of Amtgard”

 

Susan Weiner, “Secrets and Powers Larp”

 

Ashley Zdeb, “Tribalism in Larping”

 

* * *

FRIDAY, May 20, 2016

Keynotes 2: Innovation

Moderated by: Lizzie Stark and Emily Care Boss

 

Jason Morningstar, “From Tabletop to Larp and Vice Versa: Designing with Cross-Pollination in Mind”

 

Moyra Turkington, “Beyond Representation: Exploring Political Opportunity in Larp” 

 

Eirik Fatland, “Cultures by Design” 

 

* * *

SATURDAY, May 21, 2016

Keynotes 3: Community Management

Moderated by: Lizzie Stark and Emily Care Boss

 

 

 

Maury Brown and Benjamin A. Morrow, “Designing for Empathy”

 

Johanna Koljonen, “Opt-In/Opt-Out Design”

 

* * *

SATURDAY, May 21, 2016

Keynotes 4: The Margins of Play

Moderated by: Lizzie Stark and Emily Care Boss

 

Kat Jones, “Touching on Taboos: Exploring Sexuality and Intimacy Through Larp”

 

Dain Geist, “Building a Character: An Actor’s Perspective”

 

Bjarke Pedersen, “Game Design Tools for Intense Experiences”

 

Martin Elricsson, “The Temptation Is Real”

 

* * *

SUNDAY, May 22, 2016

Keynotes 5: The Future of Larp

Moderated by: Lizzie Stark and Emily Care Boss

 

 

Stuart Candy, “Playing the Future”

 

Claus Raasted, “When Larp Went Mainstream”

 

* * *

Click here to return to the Living Games Hub.

Posted July 16, 2016 in: news by lgadmin