Playing Politics with Your Smartphone

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In 2004, the noted videogame academic Ian Bogost [professor in School of Literature, Media, and Communication] designed the ‘Howard Dean for Iowa game,’ the first videogame ever commissioned by a U.S. political campaign. As Bogost himself later noted, "[Howard Dean] was incredibly successful in changing the way political campaigns of all types are carried out." Source: Wall Street Journal - July 30, 2012

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Ivan Allen College of Liberal Arts, School of Literature, Media, and Communication

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Ian Bogost, politics, smartphone
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