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Phillip Penix-Tadsen

Phillip Penix-Tadsen is Assistant Professor of Spanish in the Department of Languages, Literatures, and Cultures at the University of Delaware.

Titles by This Author

Video Games and Latin America

Video games are becoming an ever more ubiquitous element of daily life, played by millions on devices that range from smart phones to desktop computers. An examination of this phenomenon reveals that video games are increasingly being converted into cultural currency. For video game designers, culture is a resource that can be incorporated into games; for players, local gaming practices and specific social contexts can affect their playing experiences.