Board Game Studies Colloquia VII
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA
Friday, April 16 - Tuesday, April 20, 2004
Hotel & Conference Center
Saturday, April 17th, 9:30 AM - 5:30 PM, 8:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Sunday, April 18th, 9:30 AM - 12:30 PM
Monday, April 19th, 2:30 PM - 6:30 PM
Tuesday, April 20th, 9:30 AM - 12:30 PM
A Call for Papers
The International Colloquium on Board Game Studies invites all scholars to
submit articles in the area of board game research. The purpose of the
Colloquium is to illustrate individual research, to discuss the role of
board games in the academic arena, and to enhance multidisciplinary
cooperation in games research.
Summaries, Abstracts, and Presentations:
Participants interested in presenting a paper should submit a topic title
and informal summary, written in English, not exceeding 200 words. Summaries
should be submitted by 15 December.
If your paper is accepted, you will be asked to make a presentation at
the Colloquium. You will then need to submit a formal abstract (you may use
your summary as your abstract). These abstracts, of 200-500 words, due 15
February, will be printed in the colloquium program, which all participants
will receive at registration; all abstracts must be in English.
All presentations will be given in English and should not exceed 30
minutes; there will be a 10 minute period for questions following each
Summaries, abstracts, and inquiries can be emailed to
please show "BGS" somewhere in the subject, so your email doesn't get erased
You can also send material to:
Board Games Studies Colloquium VII
15 Wood Street
Warren, RI 02885
For updates and more detailed information on the conference and on the
setting and city of Philadelphia, go to www.thebiggamehunter.com.
Previous colloquia were in Marburg ,
Fribourg, Firenze, Leiden
(twice) and London.