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Wednesday, June 19 • 9:45am - 10:15am
Keynote - Games Are Not Good For You

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We live in what feel like particularly political times. We all want games that will change things. But are we really making the games that will impact the world? In this critical (and self-critical) talk, Eric will look at some of the pitfalls of "serious games" - and offer new models for thinking about how games can interact with spaces outside of themselves.

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Eric Zimmerman

Game Designer & Professor, NYU
Eric Zimmerman has been working as a game designer for more than 25 years. He was a co-founder with Peter Lee of the award-winning game studio Gamelab. In recent years, Eric has created game installations with architect Nathalie Pozzi for museums including the Museum of Modern Art... Read More →

Wednesday June 19, 2019 9:45am - 10:15am EDT
Mainstage - Tishman Auditorium