This week’s In Media Res theme focus is Tomb Raider and Gender (March 11 - March 15, 2013).
Here's the line-up:
Monday, March 11, 2013 - Agnes Trzak and Alex Annetts (Anglia Ruskin University Cambridge) presents: Dreams of Being/Killing Lara Croft: Exploring Agency and Gender in Tomb Raider
Tuesday, March 12, 2013 - Mia Consalvo (Concordia University) presents: Raiding the Paratexts of Lara Croft
Wednesday, March 13, 2013 - Matthew Thomas Payne (University of Alabama) and Derek Frank (Independent Scholar) present: Wound Raider: Authorizing Trauma in Lara Croft’s Origin Story
Thursday, March 14, 2013 - Linzi Juliano (University of California, Los Angeles) presents: Crafting Croft: Avatars, Identity, Representation
Friday, March 15, 2013 - Robin Haislett and Robert Moses Peaslee(Texas Tech University) presents: From Representation to Simulation: A Videogame Translation of the Bechdel Test
Theme week organized by Neal Hinnant (Georgia State University).
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