Publishing

Peer-Reviewed Articles

[Forthcoming in 2022] Pobuda, T. (2022). Contested Spaces, Velvet Ropes, Exclusion Zones: The Pleasures and Dangers of Face-to-Face Play in Analog Gaming Spaces [Chapter], Material Game Studies. Bloomsbury. (Edited with Paul Wake).

[Forthcoming in 2022] Pobuda, T. (2022). The Inflection Point: Board Gaming, Race, Gender and What Early Tech Can Teach Us, Analog Game Studies Journal. https://analoggamestudies.org/ 

Pobuda T. (December 2020), Pronouns and Play: An Analysis of Gender-Inclusive Language and Imagery in Top-40 Ranked BoardGameGeek Games, Analog Game Studies, Retrieved from http://analoggamestudies.org/2020/12/an-analysis-of-gender-inclusive-language-and-imagery-in-top-ranked-board-game-rulebooks/ 

Carter, M., Mihalicz, M., Pobuda, T. & Cassidy, E. (2020). Into the Longhouse, Around the Medicine Wheel, Pressbooks, Retrieved from https://pressbooks.library.ryerson.ca/longhouse 

Pobuda T. (Dec. 3, 2018), Inclusivity or Invisibility?: Gender and Racial Representation in Top-Rated BoardGameGeek Games, Analog Game Studies, Retrieved from http://analoggamestudies.org/2018/12/assessing-gender-and-racial-representation-in-top-rated-boardgamegeek-games/ 

Pobuda, T. (2017). Playing games, saving lives: A critical analysis of serious games for nursing instruction, Master’s Research Project (MRP), Ryerson University http://ryerson.academia.edu/TanyaPobuda

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Unpublished Articles & Essays

Pobuda, T. (2017) Of Madness and Metaphysics: Italian Futurism at the Dawn of the 20th Century, Unpublished paper, http://ryerson.academia.edu/TanyaPobuda

Pobuda, T. (2016) Serious Games and Cybernetic Communication Theory in Nursing Instruction, Unpublished paper, http://ryerson.academia.edu/TanyaPobuda

Pobuda, T. (2016-2010), Various Articles on Canadian Cinema & Television (386 in total), GeekVsGoth.com, Retrieved from https://geekvsgoth.com/

Western Canadian Satanism: Rebellion, Repression, Inversion, Subversion in Todd and the Book of Pure Evil

Timeline of Women Board Game Designers

Virtual Reality in the Social Imaginary

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The Magic Circle and the Modern Gamer

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‘Out of Darkness’: The Heroic Women of BBC’s Happy Valley

Of Madness and Metaphysics: Italian Futurism at the Dawn of the 20th Century

Design Notes: Creating The Stop Sign and Cracking the Code

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