Monday, August 27, 2012

Benefits of Virtual Worlds for People with Lifelong Disability

PRESENTER:  Kenyon Serenity, Researcher, Molde University College, Norway
Monday August 27, 10 am PDT
The Sojourner Auditorium, Virtual Ability Island, Second Life

Kenyon will present her initial findings from her PhD work, with working title "What are the affordances offered by Virtual Worlds for people with lifelong disability?"

Focus for this presentation is identifying the gaps in current literature in this field, and how people with lifelong disability relate to their virtual selves and others.

Presenter Bio: Kenyon is a researcher at Molde University College, Norway, working on her PhD focusing on virtual worlds and people with lifelong disability.