Santa Clara University

Benson Memorial Center

Bannan Institutes

Jan 30, 2013
noon - 1:30 p.m.
Location
Benson Center, Williman Room

Sacred Pixels | Sacred Games

Lecture
Ignatian Center for Jesuit Education

This event will consider the following questions: What role does religious belief and practice play in popular online games and gaming communities? What elements of the sacred are part of gaming practices? How might gaming shape religious belief? Can games be sacred texts? 

Join panelists Rachel Wagner, Associate Professor of Religion in the Department of Philosophy and Religion at Ithaca College, and Sean O'Callaghan, Assistant Professor of World Religions at Salve Regina University, Rhode Island, for this engaging discussion, with series curators, Elizabeth Drescher and PaulSoukup, SJ., Santa Clara University.

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Ignatian Center for Jesuit Education
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