Second Life Machinima: Draxtor Despres Covers Gaza Protest in SL

April 1st, 2009  |  by  |  published in Second Life Machinima Video Reports

Virtual Worlds such as Second Life offer a unique opportunity for intercultural dialogue and ongoing globalization.  SL residents recently engaged in heated discussions and protests surrounding the reported human rights violations by Israeli soldiers. Draxtor Despres attended lectures on peace efforts and interviewed researchers in the field of conflict resolution.  He even went out into […]

Second Life Machinima: Draxtor Despres Showcases The California Legacy Project

March 18th, 2009  |  by  |  published in Second Life Machinima Video Reports

Combining the resources of California’s oldest university and one of California’s most respected publishers, the California Legacy Project launched the California Legacy Series, which now has more than thirty books in print. The series has entered Second Life determined to add a compelling visual component to the audio excerpts. Their goal is  to raise public […]

Second Life Machinima: Draxtor Despres On Goethe in SL

February 4th, 2009  |  by  |  published in Second Life Machinima Video Reports

For over 50 years, the ambassador of all that is great about German culture has been the Goethe Institute. Last summer, they entered Second Life. Draxtor checks in with the virtual Goethe team and discovers that his inner German was not eradicated by living in Californian exile.