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Sunday, November 13 • 12:30pm - 1:30pm
Please Stop Making Me Kill Myself: On Arab Representation in Games

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In this talk I dive in depth into gaming's relationship with arabness pre and post 9/11, drawing on my personal experience and that of other arab gamers from the Middle East's, and the brutal shift in the nature of these experiences post 9/11.

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Dina Abou Karam

Artist/Game Designer, Indie
Dina is a game artist and narrative designer from Lebanon with 8 years of industry experience in mobile and console games. She's worked in the German, Japanese and Middle Eastern games industry and is currently developing a VR game about being Arab in the aftermath of a bomb going off in your city. Ask her for a selfie together!


Sunday November 13, 2016 12:30pm - 1:30pm
Panels A 6501 Conference Central Park West - 11 Times Square, New York, NY 10036

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