Eric Gordon, PhD
Director, Engagement Game Lab
Eric Gordon, PhD, is a disembodied brain and professional meeting organizer. He is also a fellow at the Berkman Center for Internet and Society at Harvard University where he investigates how games and social media can enhance civic learning and local engagement. Additionally, he is the founder and director of the Engagement Game Lab and an associate professor in the department of Visual and Media Arts at Emerson College. He is the co-author (with Adriana de Souza e Silva) of the book Net Locality: Why Location Matters in a Networked World (Blackwell, 2011) and the author of the Urban Spectator: American Concept-cities from Kodak to Google (Dartmouth, 2010).