September 3rd 2020: Ethnographic exhibits of two cultures from the Republic of Panama

On 3rd September 2020 there was a joint event with the Virtual Worlds MOOC, in which we visited Ethnographic exhibits of two cultures from the Republic of Panama: Molas produced by Guna women; and Emberá cosmology & ethnobotany, curated by ethnographer Nexus Dot with the support of Shiloh Emmons. We started as usual at VWER … Continue reading September 3rd 2020: Ethnographic exhibits of two cultures from the Republic of Panama

May 21, 2020: Mark Childs on “Choose Your Reality”

Transcript of the Virtual Worlds Education Roundtable: May 21, 2020 Topic: Mark Childs on "Choose Your Reality"Photos by Beth Ghostraven The session will be led by Gann McGann (Mark Childs outside Second Life) and will be in voice (with transcription) and text chat Virtual reality, virtual worlds, videoconferencing, text conferencing, the physical world. They all … Continue reading May 21, 2020: Mark Childs on “Choose Your Reality”

May 2, 2019: Fantasy in Virtual Worlds Education

Transcript of the Virtual Worlds Education Roundtable: May 2, 2019 Topic: Fantasy in Virtual Worlds EducationPhotos by Beth Ghostraven We are approaching the end of Fantasy Faire https://fantasyfairesl.wordpress.com/ so it seems a good time to discuss the role of fantasy in virtual worlds education. Is it liberating? Creative? Or can it be alienating for some … Continue reading May 2, 2019: Fantasy in Virtual Worlds Education

April 11, 2019: GUINEVERE Island in OpenSim

Transcript of the Virtual Worlds Education Roundtable: April 11, 2019 Topic: GUINEVERE Island in OpenSim We had planned to attend the VWBPE Immersive Experience scheduled for this time. It was in voice only, and most of us were not able to get in, so there is no transcript. More information on the GUINEVERE language learning … Continue reading April 11, 2019: GUINEVERE Island in OpenSim

April 4, 2019: VWBPE Conference

Transcript of the Virtual Worlds Education Roundtable: April 4, 2019 Featured Image by Beth Ghostraven We attended the opening day of the VWBPE Conference in lieu of our regular meeting; see http://vwbpe.org for more information. VWER Meeting Transcripts by Virtual Worlds Education Roundtable is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial-NoDerivs 3.0 Unported License. Based on … Continue reading April 4, 2019: VWBPE Conference