SPEAKERS: Ryan and Amy Green-Exploring the Problem of Suffering through Digital Media



Ryan and Amy Green (Video Game Designers: That Dragon, Cancer)

Green SmallThe Greens designed an award-winning (and profoundly moving) video game called That Dragon, Cancer in response to their young son Joel’s diagnosis of terminal brain cancer.  The game deals with difficult issues of suffering, faith and finding meaning in life.  They’ll talk with us about the experience of creating the game, the philosophical issues that ground it, and how we can use interactive digital media to develop philosophical arguments.

Read This:

  1. Playing for Time (Wired)

Listen to This:

  1. NPR Radiolab: The Cathedral

Do This:

  1. Five Questions for Ryan and Amy Green
  2. Op-Ed Final Draft