show #224: women in vws

today a talk with two fantastic and creative women from different virtual worlds: isabelle cheren from sl and xaos princess from hifi [both by the way dabbling in sansar as well]. topic at hand? enforcing the rules, in a just and democratic way, which – to put it mildly – is a huge challenge baked…

show #223: tad williams is in the [other?] house

and it is a wrap: drax devoured the “memory, sorrow & thorn” trilogy in record time & brushed up on “otherland” to prep for bestselling scifi/fantasy author tad williams‘ appearance in sansar. what an event: tad for the first time in vr, hosted by linden lab at their sf hq. 2 avatars, one “handmade” by…

show #222: little miss history is making history

barbara ann mojica is bringing history to young folks via an avatar. before our sansar live stream only in 2d but silas merlin built her an awesome avatar. due to some audio problems we re-recorded a conversation which is the core of today’s podcast. enjoy a frank conversation about analog vs. digital media in teaching,…

show #221: laura gilmour on neurodiversity in vr

guest today is laura gilmour, phd student at the university of alberta in canada. she is pursuing a degree in educational psychology & recently completed a study for a paper entitled “is participation in family role-play in second life associated with improved social and emotional support and well-being among adults with autism spectrum disorders?” yes…