Carl (CJ) is currently midway through studying a BA Internet Communications at Curtin University. Carl’s main interests include the social aspects of online video gaming including how gaming and social networks converge. He plays World of Warcraft when he is not doing assignments or caring for his daughter.
David is working on his Bachelor of Arts in Internet Communications degree and is in his final year. David lives in Japan with his wife and two children. He has a keen interest in computers and gaming in particular and likes to play, talk about or browse about anything to do with technology, gaming strategy or general news. He works in Japan as an English instructor and has been doing that for over three years.
Kira Anderson is currently in her last year studying a Bachelor of Art in Internet Communications. Throughout the course of this degree, she has become fascinated by how much the internet plays a role in shaping our identities. While not an active gamer herself, she is quite interested in the way gaming brings people together, and looking at the various ways people interact with each other while gaming.