Program - Day 10 - Session II Friday 8 August

Section ll - Virtual Worlds / Day 10

A New Research Agenda: Representation of Islam and Islamic Rituals in Digital Games

Vit Sisler (Prague)

This session will discuss the ongoing process of cultural appropriation of video games and other new media in the Middle East and analyze the ways in which Islam and Muslim identity are articulated in it.



Afkar Media, 2007                 Al-Khatib, not dated              Safeer, not dated
















Vit Sisler
Charles University, Institute of Information Science, Prague (Czech Republic)