[Air-L] Arts - a new issue by the Journal of Virtual Worlds

Tzafnat Shpak tzafnat.shpak at jvwresearch.org
Sun Jun 23 04:52:55 PDT 2013


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We are happy to announce the new publication of The Journal of Virtual
Worlds Research:

*Volume 6, Number 2: Arts*

The editorial team:

   - *Celeste Lovette Guichard, *Savannah College of Art and Design
   - *Laura Salciuviene, *Lancaster University Management School, UK
   - *Gary Hardee, *University of Texas at Dallas, TX, USA

This issue on Arts and Virtual Worlds features six exciting papers from
artists and scholars on a variety of topics, each investigating at least
one art medium (though often more) and its relevance to and within virtual
worlds. You will find papers about music, television, storytelling along
side avatar designs, real world assemblages and more artistic processes.
JVWR continues to encourage this diverse approach as we explore and expand
our field.

Managing Editor Corner

   - Achieving Arete: Being the Best You Can
   Yesha Y. Sivan

Issue Editors' Corner

   - Introduction: Arts in Virtual
   Celeste Lovette Guichard

Peer Reviewed Research Papers

   - Art Medium Too: Avatar, Art, and
   Christine Liao
   - Kromosomer – an Experience in Shared Creative Work and
   Heidi Dahlsveen, Catarina Carneiro de Sousa
   - Museum Discovery Institute: Girls Designing in
   Suzanne Kolodziej, Margaret Corbit, Jennifer Wofford
   - Ten Possible States in the Age of 3D3C Art: The Contil
   Yesha Y. Sivan, Ilana Salama-Ortar, Gary M. Hardee, Omer Kaspi
   - Virtual World Television Products and Practices: Comparing Television
   Production in Second Life to Traditional Television
   CarrieLynn D. Reinhard, Pooky Amsterdam
   - Content Management for the Live Music Industry in Virtual Worlds:
   Challenges and
   Marco Lüthy, Jean-Julien Aucouturier

We are also happy to let you know of the following:

   - We have canceled the proposed issue "Enterprises Welcome Virtual
   Worlds" due to lack of quality papers. Papers submitted for this issue will
   be moved to the Assembled line.
   - *A call for
   we welcome competent academicians & researchers to join us as members of
   the JVWR review team. Being a reviewer is a matter of prestige and
   achievement. The JVWR believes in the value and importance of the reviewers
   throughout the publication process. It is not only about bringing the
   individual paper to its best, but also about shaping the credibility and
   reputation of the journal as a leader in the evolving field of Virtual
   If you are interested in becoming a peer-reviewer for the JVWR please
   contact us at
info at jvwresearch.org<info at jvwresearch.org?subject=RE%3A%20Call%20for%20reviewers>.
   Please send your CV or a short resume and let us know what areas of
   interest you would be able to review.
   We are looking forward to hearing from you!
   - Check the summary of our ICIS 2012 Orlando workshop on Augmented
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a special
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You are all invited to participate (or present) at our
 at *ICIS 2013 in Milan*.
If you are interested in publishing a literature review on a particular
area of Virtual Worlds, see our special Lantern issue, due to be published
beginning of 2014.

Enjoy your read.


*Tzafnat Shpak*
Coordinating Editor

 *Prof. Yesha Y. Sivan*
 Managing Editor

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