Week 5: Representing selves

Games: The Sims 3 (2009), Star Wars: The Old Republic (2011), World of Warcraft (2004)

2.5.12 Reading:

  • Tom Boellstorff (2008) “Personhood,” Coming of Age in Second Life, Princeton: Princeton University Press

2.7.12 Reading:

  • Beth Coleman (2012) “What is an Avatar?” Hello, Avatar!

Week 5 further reading:

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