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Creating a Game Design Workshop for Indigenous Youth

Meagan Byrne

Travis Mercredi

Gabrielle Hughes

Yifat Shaik

A panel on the process of developing a game design workshop for Indigenous youth in Northern Canada and the main takeaways other groups who wish to facilitate Indigenous game design can use to help build up the next generation.

Hosted by game designer Yifat Shaik with Metis game designer Meagan Byrne, Wampanoag Indigenous Games Scholar Gabrielle Huges, and Metis sound designer and Western Arctic Moving Pictures (WAMP) member Travis Mercredi.

This talk is part of the Damage Camp conference on September 8.