Chee-Hann WuJun 24, 2023
"Detention" and Other Horror Videogames
Avatars, Memory and Trauma, with Chee-Hann Wu
New Books Network 2023
The host of this episode, Adina Zemanek, interviewed Chee-Hann Wu, who obtained her PhD in Drama and Theatre from the University of California, Irvine and UC San Diego. They talked about the following themes: horror videogames in Taiwan and historical trauma; the potential roles of such games for local and international audiences, and thus for Taiwan's cultural diplomacy; traditional puppetry and avatars; and recent state support for local game production.