We’re pleased to announce that the registration site for #ludo2020 is now live! See details here with further accommodation, travel and registration details on the University of Malta site. We’ll be adding more detailed programme information in the coming weeks.
We also want to take this opportunity to remind everyone to get your submissions to us at email@example.com as soon as possible!
Registration Open Now Full conference details including registration, accommodation and travel advice here.
Featuring keynote speaker: Prof. Hillegonda Rietveld, Professor of Sonic Culture at London South Bank University, musician and electronic music specialist, co-editor of the special issue ‘Hear the Music, Play the Game’ for GAME.
The conference programme will be added in due course.
We are now accepting proposals for Ludo2020 , the Ninth European Conference on Video Game Music and Sound, taking place at the University of Malta, April 24th-25th next year.
Please share our Call for Papers poster online and around your institutions.
welcome proposals on all aspects of sound
and music in games.
year, we are particularly interested in papers that support the conference
theme of ‘Participation, Performance,
and the Body’. Papers on this topic may include:
of the body through sound and music in games
of gender/sexuality and game sound
interactivity with music and games
and drama as lenses for conceptualizing game audio
and game sound
music and accessibility
should last twenty minutes and will be followed by questions. Please submit
your paper proposal (c.250 words) with a short provisional bibliography by
email to firstname.lastname@example.org by
January 6th 2020. We aim
to communicate the programme decisions by January 20th 2020. If you
require more information, please email the organizers.
encourage practitionersand composers to submit proposals for showcasing
practice as research.
The conference will feature as a keynote speaker:
Prof. Hillegonda Rietveld, Professor of Sonic Culture at London South Bank University, musician and electronic music specialist, co-editor of the special issue ‘Hear the Music, Play the Game’ for GAME.
And more to be
Hosted by Costantino Oliva, Institute of Digital Games, University of Malta.
Organized by Melanie Fritsch, Michiel Kamp, Tim Summers & Mark Sweeney.
though we’ve not yet posted our customary retrospective on Ludo2019 (it’s
coming!), we have some exciting news to share about Ludo2020.
We’re thrilled to announce that Ludo2020 will take place at the Valletta Campus of the University of Malta, April 24–25th 2020! We shall, of course, circulate a call for papers in due course but we were too excited to keep this information to ourselves and thought it would be helpful for those who want to plan ahead. More information will be shared in due course; in the meantime, look out also for a review of Ludo2019.