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ANNOUNCING TWO OPEN CALLS FOR PARTICIPATION NMC Affiliate Panels at NYC CAA Both have October 1st Deadlines Check the NMC Website for full details

PANEL: SLOW MOVES: Toward a Gaming Aesthetics of Inactivity CHAIR: Melissa Ragona, Associate Professor at Carnegie Mellon University BRIEF: Informed by cybernetics and information technology, most contemporary game theorists, players, and programmers think of the video game as an action-based medium. Action defines the ³moves,² the various ³plays² that occur across engines, users, and audiences. Grammars of action have replaced fictions of interactivity as the prevailing aesthetic muscle of gaming drive and structure. In contrast to the roller derby aesthetics of such games, many artists are reconfiguring fields of action as sites of relaxation, contemplation and affect.

FOR A FULL SYNOPSIS AND SUBMISSION GUIDELINES VISIT - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - PANEL: INSTRUMENT AS ARTWORK AS INTERFACE CHAIR: Joshua Pablo Rosenstock, Assistant Professor at Worcester Polytechnic Institute BRIEF: Artists, New Media Performers, Instrument Builders, Interface Designers, and Hardware Hackers are invited to participate in this panel to address developments in New Media performance and installation over the last few decades which have extended the notion of an ³instrument² beyond music-making and into new hybridized forms of multimedia. FOR A FULL SYNOPSIS AND SUBMISSION GUIDELINES VISIT - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - --------------------------------------------------------------------- New Media Caucus (NMC) Website: ---------------------------------------------------------------------

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