Mad/Crip Game Jam: Digital Intimacies
- October 29, 2020
- 10:00 AM EDT - 11:30 AM EDT
- Online Platform: Zoom and Twine
“Digital Intimacies” is a workshop on game design, access intimacy, and disability justice. Students will be introduced to the program Twine and guided through the process of designing an interactive narrative reflecting on their intimate relationship with digital media, focusing on access and embodiment. This workshop will encourage critical discussion on the relationship between bodies, identities, culture, and technology from a disability justice perspective. This workshop offers a space for Mad, sick, spoonie, Deaf and disabled students to share their experiences of COVID-19 and use collaborative storytelling as a mode of community-building and critical intervention.