[SLED] Castronova gets $240k for Arden project, Virtual Worlds of Shakespeare

Sarah Robbins intellagirl at gmail.com
Fri Oct 20 03:28:10 PDT 2006


I'm going down to IU today. I'll see if I can get the scoop. :)

On 10/20/06, Giulio Prisco <gp at uvvy.com> wrote:
>
> Yes, according to this press release Arden will be based on
> Multiverse: "Dr. Edward Castronova, author of the industry-shaping
> book Synthetic Worlds: The Business and Culture of Online Games, is
> leading construction of Arden, a synthetic world based on the works of
> William Shakespeare. When launched, Arden will provide users with a
> fun experience that also immerses them in the narrative, language and
> culture of the world's greatest writer."
> http://www.multiverse.net/press/pr20060906.jsp?cid=6&scid=9
>
> On 10/19/06, peter at smithpa.com <peter at smithpa.com> wrote:
> > Humm, I heard it was on Multiverse. Maybe not though.
> >
> > Peter Smith
> >
> >
> > Original Message:
> > -----------------
> > From: Jeff McNeill jeff at jeffmcneill.com
> > Date: Thu, 19 Oct 2006 09:57:20 -1000
> > To: educators at lists.secondlife.com
> > Subject: [SLED] Castronova gets $240k for Arden project,Virtual Worlds
> of
> > Shakespeare
> >
> >
> > Aloha colleagues,
> >
> > MacArthur is spreading the money around, as Castronova has been awarded
> > $240k by them for his Arden project, a "Virtual Worlds of Shakespeare"
> > http://news.com.com/2008-1043_3-6127496.html
> >
> > Not sure if this will be in Second Life, but it certainly should
> interest
> > educators in virtual worlds...
> >
> > Cheers,
> > Donnagh
> >
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