Undergraduate Dissertation – The Affect of Sound Visualisations on deaf gamers’ experience of mood in videogames

Project Journal here Abstract  This research explores an alternative approach to captions as an accessibility provision for deaf gamers, in the form of sound visualisations, and how these can convey mood. This project has been informed by ideas from Richard A. van Tol, and the theories of Donald Norman, Michel Chion and Kristine Jorgensen. Through … Continue reading Undergraduate Dissertation – The Affect of Sound Visualisations on deaf gamers’ experience of mood in videogames

The Representation of gender in the film Boys Don’t Cry (1999)

Discuss the representation of gender in the film Boys Don’t Cry and the extent to which it reinforces a patriarchal ideology.  The discussion of gender in film owes its origins to early feminist film theorists who saw the medium as male-dominated and guilty of gender stereotyping. In my examination of the film Boys Don’t Cry … Continue reading The Representation of gender in the film Boys Don’t Cry (1999)