History is what makes it into wikipedia – thus to celebrate and establish the important work and contribution of underrepresented minorities for Atari games in the 70s and 80s, Atari Women are organising an asynchronous wikipedia edit-a-thon to re-establish the important work into history. For this work, Atari Women are collaborating with Wikipedia Women in […]
On Saturday June 15th 2019, 1 pm. Atari Women will be presented at Seattle retro gaming Expo, and you are welcome to join us – at downtown Seattle. If you have attended the event, then please tell us what you think and get a Atari Women token and Sticker!
AtariWomen was presented at the ‘Software Developer Diversity and Inclusion’ (SDDI) workshop organized by Emerson Murphy-Hill (Google) and Margaret-Anne Storey (University of Victoria) at Google in San Francisco, June 4th-June 6th 2019.
The Atari Women 8-bit Heroine Costume, a project created by HCDE students in the Atari Women research group, will be on exhibit at Hypnotica 2019: a DXARTS technological wearables fashion show. The Atari Women 8-bit Heroine Costume was among the critical design artifacts created in a Winter 2019 HCDE Directed Research Group, co-led by visiting Professor […]
AtariWomen research served as the underlying design challenge, when 18 students from University of Washington participated in a Spring break makerspace directed research group. The results includes the AtariWomen artefacts which will be displayed at Living Computers on May 16th 2013 in Seattle.
AtariWomen will be at Seattle Living Computers on May 16th 2019 – Living with Tech: Atari Women & Beyond – 6pm-9pm. Come and join us and see all the cool artefacts which celebrating Atari Women.
During Comic Con Atari Women was also featured by the King 5 TV station, see the interview here.
It was quite an experience to talk about Atari Women on the Live Stage at Emerald Comic Con 2019 just before Gwendoline Christie was on – so many people! You can see the recording of the interview here: https://www.syfy.com/syfywire/cons/watch-c2e2-live
Tune in online and follow the syfy.com live stage interview from Emerald City Comic Con 2019 about the Atari Women project at 2:30-2:45pm (Pacific Time) Thursday March 14th 2019 – https://www.syfy.com/syfywire/cons/watch-emerald-city-comic-con-live
Friday, March 1st 2019 was the first event where we presented Atari Women publicly. We told the story about Atari Women, demonstrated our prototype of Atari Women re-mixed Pac Man game, and exhibit our signed game cartridges of Atari games made by women.