Reality is Broken: Why Games Make Us Better

A session at SXSW Interactive 2011

Saturday 12th March, 2011

3:30pm to 4:30pm (CST)

LEVEL: Intermediate

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Jane McGonigal

I make and play games. My New York Times bestselling book is Reality is Broken: Why Games Make Us Better and How They Can Change the World http://amzn.to/rr5luD bio from Twitter

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When

Time 3:30pm4:30pm CST

Date Sat 12th March 2011

Where

Ballroom D, Austin Convention Center

Session type

Solo

Session Hash Tag

#gameful

Short URL

lanyrd.com/scrdt

Official session page

schedule.sxsw.com/…event_IAP000248

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  • Reality Is Broken

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