Finnish Fantasies: User-Generated Culture conference keynote

My keynote for “You, Me, User – Conference on User-Generated Culture” in Helsinki Friday 25, May, 2012″Finnish Fantasies: From Consumer to Pirate to Producer in Finnish Gaming Cultures”. My focus was on ‘fantasy’ as the impulse driving both game playing and game design and on the internal complexities, tensions and potential conflicts in the constitution this dual gamer/designer agency.

Author: frans

Professor of Information Studies and Interactive Media, esp. Digital Culture and Game Studies in the Tampere University, Finland.