Doris C. Rusch, associate professor in CDM, served as DWN's Winter Faculty Forum speaker on Feb. 21, 2018.
A game designer, researcher, and play aficionado, Professor Rusch founded the Deep Games Laboratory at DePaul and is author of the book Making Deep Games - Designing Games with Meaning and Purpose
. Her work is focused on the theory and practice of game design, particularly in regard to games that model the "human experience" and focus on mental health issues.
At this forum, Professor Rusch gave a talk on "Existential Game Design - Lost in the Woods, Searching for Bliss." Watch the event video below.