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Bannan Institutes: Sacred Pixels | Sacred Games

noon to 1:30 PM

This event will consider the following questions: What role does religious belief and practice play in popular online games and gaming communities? What elements of the sacred are part of gaming practices? How might gaming shape religious belief? Can games be sacred texts? 

Join panelists Rachel Wagner, Associate Professor of Religion in the Department of Philosophy and Religion at Ithaca College, and Sean O'Callaghan, Assistant Professor of World Religions at Salve Regina University, Rhode Island, for this engaging discussion, with series curators, Elizabeth Drescher and PaulSoukup, SJ., Santa Clara University.

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Benson Center, Williman Room

Ignatian Center for Jesuit Education
Ignatian Center for Jesuit Education
Tel 408 554 6917