Tag: virtual worlds

GLAAD’s Project to Combat Homophobia in Virtual Communities

A few weeks ago, the Gay & Lesbian Alliance Against Defamation (GLAAD) announced a new project to fight homophobia in virtual communities, including gaming communities. Three months ago, I was invited to participate in a conference call with GLAAD so they could gather views and opinions about homophobia in gaming from regular gamers to prepare for an outreach initiative to…

Virtual Worlds Sub Forum on NaNoWriMo Site

The official National Novel Writing Month forums (NaNoWriMo) and website have just relaunched. They have created a sub forum devoted to virtual worlds. I don’t know if this sub forum existed last year, as I didn’t visit the site then, but if I remember correctly they didn’t have such a forum in 2005. I thought it was kind of neat…