Playful Encounters with Animals

Designing playful engagements with animals to find, imagine, or emphasize non-speciesist practices

Animals & Agency

A Critical Animal Studies Blog Series (3/4) Last two blog posts I discussed the term speciesism and the intersectionalities between speciesism and other forms of oppression. In this post, I … Continue reading

April 3, 2016 · 1 Comment

Animals & Other Forms of Oppression

A Critical Animal Studies Blog Series (2/4) In my previous post I discussed the term speciesism and questioned what a non-speciesist approach in my research could mean. In this post … Continue reading

March 24, 2016 · 2 Comments

Animals & Us

A Critical Animal Studies Blog Series (1/4) This semester I am following a course called Critical Animal Studies at Lund University. In this course, we discuss the topic of animals … Continue reading

March 18, 2016 · 5 Comments

Playful Encounters with Ants

How would you describe your relationship with insects? Specifically with ants? As humans we usually don’t relate to the kinds of animals we don’t recognize ourselves in such as snails, … Continue reading

March 7, 2016 · 3 Comments

An Interview about Felino

A few months ago, Alex Camilleri, the second half of the Felino development team got interviewed by NHTV’s magazine Brewed. He talked about our game, the play testing with cats, … Continue reading

November 23, 2014 · Leave a comment

The First International Congress on Animal Human Computer Interaction

On the 11th of November, the Advanced Computer Entertainment (ACE’14) Conference took place in Funchal (Madeira) hosting the first international conference on Animal Computer Interaction (ACI). Unlike previous ACI gatherings,¬†this … Continue reading

November 19, 2014 · Leave a comment

NordiCHI 2014 Workshop

On the 27th of October, I participated in a workshop on Animal-Computer Interaction at the NordiCHI 2014 conference in Helsinki (Finland). Next to hearing about the interesting¬†projects of other researchers … Continue reading

November 10, 2014 · Leave a comment