October 13, 2010 § Leave a Comment
We had previously announced the GET LAMP screening as happening on Friday, Oct 22. THIS HAS BEEN CHANGED. It’s now a day earlier: Thursday, Oct 21. We’ve updated the original blog post as well.
Please update your calendars and spread the word!
October 7, 2010 § 3 Comments
The Chicago Interactive Fiction Group will be hosting director Jason Scott (@textfiles) for an hour-long screening of his new documentary GET LAMP, which explores the fascinating history of text-based adventure games in the 1980′s. This screening is part of Jason’s country-wide Jet Lamp tour.
(Jason is also well known in the geek community for his excellent BBS documentary.)
LOCATION: Google Chicago office, 20 W. Kinzie St, 8th floor, Chicago IL
TIME: Thursday, October 21, 2010
- 5:30pm: doors open
- 6pm: screening begins
- 7:15pm: post-show discussion with the director
- 8:15pm: wrap-up
Google will be providing not just the screening space, but also plentiful pizza and soft drinks. Spread the word! Hope to see you there.