Cultural Studies Association Conference 2012 – How to Manage Your Friends in Bioware Games

Here is my presentation at the Cultural Studies Association’ (CSA) 2012 conference in San Diego. It was on a panel for Youth Cultures. I focus mostly on Bioware’s Mass Effect.

“The Gamification of Neo-Racism: How to Manage Your Friends in Bioware Games”

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Races of Mass Effect

The concept of “Close Playing” I get from Ed Chang