What is Second Life (an ongoing discussion)

In response to a debate convened elsewhere about the nature of Second Life and the nature of games-based learning and the nature of role-play….    Interestingly, (to me) my PhD research project is entitled “Drama Teacher as Games Master: developing digital games-based process drama as performance” My goal is to take aspects of process drama, role-playing games and dramatic performance […]

from the Shadows – Second Life Theatre

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=6cWF438HgJAThis is a short sample of an online play presented recently in Second Life.  I am currently working on a two-pronged approach to the use of Drama in Second Life.  The first is my primary research interest of Process Drama (improvised drama around a theme or issue to learn about your relationship to that issue) […]

Second Life Education Community

Well it’s been a while since I found time to post something new. I’ve recently joined the Second Life Educational Community and found it incredibly absorbing.  This community is incredibly vibrant, and like the rest of Second Life it is growing at a rapid rate.  When I say growing I’m referring to the population – […]