Game Studies. Narrative in Games. Digital Mythology.
A CONFERENCE ABOUT EVIL!
Check it out, seriously. Here's a fun excerpt from their official homepage: "The complex nature of evil is reflected in this call for presentations: in recognising that no one approach or perspective can adequately do justice to what we mean by evil, so there is an equal recognition that no one form of presentation ought to take priority over others. We solicit contributions which may be..." EVIL! Key themes for reflection may include, but are not limited to: -evil animals? Wicked creatures? -evil children -hell, hells, damnation: evil and the afterlife -the places and spaces of evil AND MANY MORE! I just put a few here for flavor. The list on the official page is much longer and much more intriguing.