Institute for the Study of Religion in Virtual Worlds

January 28, 2010 / 0 comments

While exploring in Second Life, I came across the ISRVW apparently set up by Dr. John Traphagan.  You can visit the ISRVW here.  It’s set up as a meeting space, no resources and not very large, but interesting that it exists.  Also explored the LDS welcome center for a while, interesting to note that all…

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Avatars Against the War

May 26, 2007 / 0 comments

Josh Levy’s project on activism in Second Life takes the form of a Machinima Documentary. In this screenshot you can see the slogan “Avatars Against the War.” The avatar has ethical practice. What about worship, spirituality? How do Second Lifers express religiosity in the virtual world?