The Digital Divide on 01/12/18 Stephen Jacobs, Game Design and Critical Thinking

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Fri, 01/12/2018 - 11:00am to 12:00pm
The Digital Divide on 01/12/18 Stephen Jacobs, Game Design and Critical Thinking

In this episode of The Digital Divide host Rabia Yeaman speaks with Stephen Jacobs, professor and teacher the Rochester institute of technology and professor in the school of interatcive games and media where he teaches VIDEO game design and critical thinking, he runs a program in open source, and a visiting scholar at the strong museum of play, faculty lead for FOSS at magic initiative.

We'll be talking about video game design, how graphic novels help lay the groundwork for critical thinking, how access to faster hardware limits what games can do and be, we also give honorable mention to the Amiga and touch briefly on how to play the ukulele.

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