The Pioneer Valley Game Studies Colloquium, a series of events concerning academic game studies, is being held Nov. 8-10 at UMass Amherst, Smith College and the Modern Myths bookstore in Northampton.
The goal of the colloquium is to showcase recent research and expose faculty, students and community members to this ever-expanding field of study.
The scheduled events are as follows:
“Pervasive Games in Stockholm,” a lecture by and discussion with Annika Waern of Stockholm University, Thursday, Nov. 8, 7-9 p.m., Seelye Hall 101, Smith College.
“From Media Studies to Game Studies,” a panel