Heather J. Kelley: Joue Le Jeu / Play Along

Heather J. Kelley: Joue Le Jeu / Play Along

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What can we learn from the very specific circumstance of an exhibition about the future of games? Joue le jeu / Play along at Paris's digital culture center La Gaite lyrique was designed to reach citizens beyond "gamer" culture and position play as the broad, diversified, exceedingly dynamic and evolving cultural field it is now becoming. Co-curator Heather Kelley shares her experience and insights from this summer's breakthrough show, and examines lessons learned in the space of "art games" that could affect the future of games for social good.