NYU Game Center Lecture Series Presents Austin Walker

Making & Playing Games In A Time of Political Struggle

When:

2018-02-01 at 7PM

Where:

2 Metrotech Center, 8th Floor

Poster featuring woman playing N64 over a protest.

What does it mean to make and play videogames during a time of political struggle and social turmoil? Join us for a conversation on this topic with Austin Walker, one of the boldest and most insightful voices in the world of contemporary games. Austin is a videogame journalist, critic, and scholar who writes about the intersection of games, culture, labor and community. He is the Editor-in-Chief of Waypoint, VICE’s videogame site.

Poster art by Sara Alfa. Find more of her work here.

Free and open to the public.