Dr Mona Bozdog

Lecturer

School School of Design and Informatics

Department Division of Games and Arts

Contact info

+44 (0)1382 30 8955

Biography

Mona is a Lecturer in Immersive Experience Design at Abertay University. She completed her Applied Research Collaborative Studentship PhD: "Playing with Performance/Performing Play. Creating hybrid experiences at the fringes of video games and performance" at Abertay in 2019. Her Research Project was a collaboration between Abertay University, The Royal Conservatoire of Scotland and The National Theatre of Scotland, funded by R-Lincs and The Scottish Funding Council through the Scottish Graduate School for Arts and Humanities.

Her research is practice-based and focuses on the convergence of contemporary performance practices and video games, particularly designing hybrid forms of storytelling, performative games, mixed-reality and immersive experiences and games for public spaces and heritage sites.

For more information about past projects and education please see: https://www.performingplay.co.uk/about-me

2018-2019 DES305 Critical and Contextual Studies - Module Leader

2019-2020 ART308 Critical Studies - Module Leader

Interests

Mona's research is practice-based and focuses on the convergence of contemporary performance practices and video games, particularly designing hybrid forms of storytelling, performative games, mixed-reality and immersive experiences and games for public spaces and heritage sites.

Applied Research Collaborative Studentship (ARCS) Connecting Performance & Play. Establishing Interdisciplinary Design Methods for the Development of Games & Performance. Abertay University, the Royal Conservatoire of Scotland, the National Theatre of Scotland. Scottish Graduate School for Arts and Humanities, the Scottish Funding Council, R-LINCS.

2019

Worlds at our fingertips

Bozdog, M. & Galloway, D. (2019) Worlds at our fingertips. . . .
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Walking across virtual and physical worlds

Bozdog, M. (2019) Walking across virtual and physical worlds. . . .
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The hauntology of walking simulators

Bozdog, M., Kagen, M. & Darby, K. (2019) The hauntology of walking simulators. . . .
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2018

A three person poncho and a set of maracas

Love, L. H. C. & Bozdog, M. (2018) A three person poncho and a set of maracas. In: DiGRA 2018 conference proceedings. . . DIGRA.
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Storywalking

Bozdog, M. & Galloway, D. (2018) Storywalking. . . .
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Playing beyond the front room

Love, L. & Bozdog, M. (2018) Playing beyond the front room. . . .
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2017

Ola de la Vida

Parker, L., Parker, D., Pass, A. & Bozdog, M. (2017) Ola de la Vida. . . .
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Worlds at our fingertips. Navigating the multiple readings of walking simulators

Bozdog, M. & Galloway, D. (2017) Worlds at our fingertips. Navigating the multiple readings of walking simulators. . . .
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Play between worlds

Bozdog, M. & Galloway, D. (2017) Play between worlds. . . p. 9-28. .
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Exploring physical and virtual islands

Bozdog, M. (2017) Exploring physical and virtual islands. . . .
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2016

I cried to dream again

Bozdog, M. & Galloway, D. (2016) I cried to dream again. In: Proceedings of 1st International Joint Conference of DiGRA and FDG. . 13 ed., . DIGRA.
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Inchcolm project

Bozdog, M. & Galloway, D. (2016) Inchcolm project. . . .
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Dr Niall Moody

Dr Niall Moody

Division of Games and Arts | Lecturer

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Mr Brian Robinson

Mr Brian Robinson

Division of Games and Arts | Lecturer

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