The legal battle for gaming’s past | Polygon

Archivist have dealt with these types of legal issues for year, but focusing on preserving games, specifically through circumventing any kind of access controls or DRM, refrains the conversations nicely. Games can seem like "magic", and this "magic" obscures all the software and hardware that's used to run. What happens when that "magic" is no [...]

Archiving Engagment

Here's a post from Georgia College's ENGAGE program about the presentation I recent did with Katie Simon and Tess Lyle about the Citizen Solider Project @ Georgia College  blog. https://engageatgc.wordpress.com/2015/04/10/archiving-engagement/ This project involved working with freshmen student, artist Jack Leamy, Katie, Tess (a TA), community groups, and most of the library's departments.

Sad Puppies’ Hijacking of the Hugo Awards Won’t Stifle Diversity in Science Fiction — The Atlantic

This is the second time today that I've seen #gamergate brought up. I really don't understand the desire disengage from people who have different perspectives and opinions than you. I really tried to understand this mentality and the companion ways of thinking that encourages raging when ideas conflict with your own and retreating to a [...]