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Oct 22-24: Book sales and promotion at Avatars 97
Oct 29: Evening Public forum on virtual worlds at the University of Texas at Austin TX. Presented with the ACTLab and Prof. Sandy Stone.
Oct 30: Evening presentation at the Austin TX Borders Books and Music (7:30-8:30pm), starts the nationwide Avatars! book tour.
Nov 2-3: Toronto WebNet 97 lunchtime conference keynote delivered on Nov 3rd by author Bruce Damer, book signing to follow at 2pm. Royal York Hotel. The book will be on sale all week at WebNet 97.
Nov 4-5: Demonstration and all day course at Interface 97, Cambridge Marriott Hotel.
Nov 4: Evening presentation at the Framingham MA Borders Books and Music (7:30-8:30pm).
Nov 5: Evening presentation at the Downtown Boston MA Borders Books and Music (7:00-8:00pm).
Nov 6: Evening presentation at the Chicago/Evanston IL Borders Books and Music (7:30-8:30pm).
Nov 8: All day course on Avatar Virtual Worlds is being taught by the author at San Francisco State University Multimedia Studies Program.
Nov 9: The author will present at the San Francisco Book Festival, at the Concourse.
Nov 9: Evening presentation at the Palo Alto, California Borders Books and Music (7:30-8:30pm).
Nov 11: Evening presentation at the Emeryville, California Borders Books and Music store (7:30-8:30pm).
Nov 24: Interview with South African TV Series One Step Beyond. To be broadcast in March 1998.
December 1: Presentation to National Public Policy and Telecommunications Society, Pretoria South Africa. Topic use of the internet and virtual worlds for national reconciliation and reconstruction.
December 4: Presentation during the Future World conference, Cape Town, South Africa. Topic use of the internet and virtual worlds for education in South Africa.
December 15: Presentation of virtual worlds at the Czech Technical University in Prague, Czech Republic.
Dec 22: Interview with host Moira Gunn on National Public Radio's, Americans and Technology. To be broadcast January 18th.
1998-99 Book Readings, Demonstrations and Conferences
Check the Events Page for upcoming readings, demos, and conferences where the author will present on inhabited cyberspace.
1998-99 Radio Broadcasts and Online Interviews
Avatars on the BBC (radio three) Saturday February 13th, 1999
Folks, listen to the story of Sherwood Forest Towne, one of the earliest
community projects in virtual worlds (circa January 1996) including interviews
with Bruce Damer, Nancy and Roger Zuidema, Jim Funaro, Steven Hanly, Camille
Vitale and the AW.COM folks Rick Noll and JP MCormick. 9:35pm time in Britain.
February 16, 1998 Interview with host Kim Danders on KPFA's Computer show Program will be heard in Berkeley CA on 94.1FM and elsewhere on the dial nationwide on the Pacifica network radio stations.Avatars98 Interview on Karen Lake's Powerhouse Professional.
January 1998 An interview with Bruce Damer will be broadcast in late January or Early February in the US South East on Lets Talk Computers out of Nashville TN. You can listen to the Interview here.
April 18, 1998, 7pm Pacific Standard Time Bruce will be interviewed on world without borders. Visit this interview and receive a ten percent discount and the author's book Avatars! Enter through the Java Cafe.
Watch for more radio and online interview dates at the Events Page.
1998 TV Broadcasts
Spring 1998 Bruce Damer will appear in a rebroadcast of the Discovery Channel (Canada) coverage of the Digital Burgess Conference on the program @Discovery.ca. Stay tuned for exact air dates.
Watch for more TV programs and air dates here.