Alan Meades

portrait Alan MeadesAlan Meades is a design anthropologist, graphic designer and educator. He is Senior Lecturer in New Media Theory in Canterbury Christ Church University’s Department of Media, Art and Design. He holds a PhD from Brunel University exploring transgressive, oppositional and subversive modes of play within video game environments. Alan’s research utilises ethnographic methods to study videogame communities, including those who generate artwork as part of their interactions. He is currently working on video game and ethnography related User Experience Design projects and is keen to continue exploring the intersections between user behaviour, creative practice, video games and notions of ownership.

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