Big games & PLAYFUL EXPERIENCES

Class 2 / September 16 / Physical Activities & Skill

 

In Class

We will meet at Cadman Plaza Park in Brooklyn, NY

 

Readings

Stuart Brown, Play is more than just fun, TED, 2008, https://www.ted.com/talks/stuart_brown_says_play_is_more_than_fun_it_s_vital

EconTalk, Matthew Futterman on Players and the Business of Sports, http://www.econtalk.org/archives/2016/08/matthew_futterm.html

EconTalk, Gary Belsky on the Origins of Sports, http://www.econtalk.org/archives/2016/04/gary_belsky_on.html

 

Want to know more?

Stuart Brown, Play: How it shapes the brain, opens the imagination, and invigorates the soul, 2009, http://amzn.to/2czwSeP

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Greg Trefry

gtrefry@giganticmechanic.com

New York University

Interactive Telecommunications Program & Game Center

Friday, 3:20-5:50