How to queer up a larp: a larpwright’s guide to overthrowing the gender binary

Note: This paper was originally published in the Mittelpunkt 2018 anthology (Rafael Bienia et Gerke Schilckmann (dir.), Larp: geschlechter(rollen), Zauberfeder Verlag, Braunschweig, 2018), under the title « How to queer up a larp: a larpwright’s guide to overthrowing gender binary ». Reproduced with permission of the editor. Abstract: Based on an introductory analysis of norm reproduction and… Lire la suite How to queer up a larp: a larpwright’s guide to overthrowing the gender binary

French larp: le GN français [X-Con]

Photo: Le Bal des Victimes, association Clepsydre, 2018. Photographer: Magali Babaud. Summary: This article is the transcription of a presentation made in X-Con, a Finnish convention for larp designers, on October 27th, 2018. It is a work in progress about classifying and documenting French larp, mainly destined to form an exploitable basis for later research… Lire la suite French larp: le GN français [X-Con]

Larp accessibility: our most challenging quest

Abstract: This paper addresses questions of accessibility to different disabilities within larps, based on several life stories and previous work produced within the nordic larp scene about matters of inclusivity and accessibility. Résumé: Cet article traite de questions d’accessibilité à différents handicaps en GN, à partir de plusieurs témoignages et de précédents travaux produits dans… Lire la suite Larp accessibility: our most challenging quest