Whimmydiddles, Whirligigs, and Capital Punishment – A History of Toys and Games
with Tyler Calkin
Date & Time
May 21, 2016, 8:00pm
Machine Project

Join us in the Machine Project storefront for a lecture by Tyler Calkin on the evolution of toys and games over the past several centuries.

From Whimmydiddles to Capital Punishment the board game, Tyler will guide the audience through a shift from communal experiences to solitary education in America and Europe, examining the cultural forces, family dynamics, new technologies, and the persistent role of ideology in crafting the games we play. This lecture is free and open to all!

This lecture is the latest installment of our ongoing series Explorations in Teledildonics, organized with Dan Bustillo.