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UNLV Gaming Podcast 87: Michelle Malkin

By David G. Schwartz on June 8, 2018 3:56 PM | Permalink

Just uploaded on the Podcast page:

87-June 8, 2018
Michelle Malkin
“Gender and Gambling Motivated Crime”
In this June 8, 2018 Colloquium Talk, Malkin examines the social, economic, and legal consequences of problem gamblers, with a focus on gender. Starting with an exploration of problem and women's gambling in history, she analyzes how the approaches to possible criminal consequences of gambling motivated crime challenge traditional criminal justice assumptions about gender and crime.

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UNLV Gaming Podcast 86: Dana Herrera & Cynthia Van Gilder

By David G. Schwartz on January 18, 2018 6:16 PM | Permalink

Now posted on the podcast page:

86-January 18, 2018
Dana Herrera & Cynthia Van Gilder

“Playing Paradise: The California Hotel and Hawaiian Tourist Imaginaries”
In this January 18, 2018 Colloquium Talk, Hererra and Van Gilder discuss the relationship between Downtown Las Vegas's California Hotel, (better known as "The Cal,") and its predominantly Hawaiian clientele.

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UNLV Gaming Podcast 85: Shira Chess

By David G. Schwartz on December 18, 2017 2:27 PM | Permalink

Just posted on the UNLV Gaming Podcast page:

85-December 18, 2017
Shira Chess
Ready Player Two: Women Gamers and Designed Identity
In this December 18, 2017 conversation, author Shira Chess discusses her book, Ready Player Two: Women Gamers and Designed Identity, which discusses how the assumptions within in games designed for women have implications for gaming and society at large

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UNLV Gaming Podcast 81: Kelli Wood

By David G. Schwartz on August 4, 2017 5:11 PM | Permalink

The latest UNLV Gaming Podcast has been uploaded:

81-August 4, 2017
Kelli Wood
“A History of Play in Print: Paper Games from Cards to Candyland”
In this August 4, 2017 Colloquium Tlak, Wood considers the history of printed games, focusing her discussion on two printers, Milton Bradley of 19th century America and Giovanni Antonio de Paoli of 16th century Rome.

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UNLV Gaming Podcast 78: Jessalyn R. Strauss

By David G. Schwartz on January 26, 2017 10:49 AM | Permalink

Just uploaded: the latest UNLV Gaming Podcast. A must for anyone who is curious about casino public relations:

78-January 26, 2017
Jessalyn R. Strauss
“Promoting Las Vegas: Stories and Strategies of Casino Press Releases”
In this January 25, 2017 Colloquium Talk, Strauss discusses how casino press releases reflected the efoorts of PR professionals to secure coverage for their organizations.

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