Joshua Fisher

Columbia College Chicago

Joshua A. Fisher, Ph.D. is an expert in interactive non-fiction storytelling through XR. He is an Assistant Professor of Immersive Media in the Department of Interactive Arts and Media at Columbia College Chicago. There he teaches classes on Immersive Media design and development while coordinating the Interaction Design and Immersive Media BAs. Fisher has published at a variety of IEEE, Springer, and ACM conferences. His research explores not just the design of XR platforms for interactive non-fiction but the ethics of producing immersive media generally. Fisher recently released an edited collection entitled the Augmented and Mixed Reality for Communities published by CRC Press. His latest research, A Proposed Curriculum for an Introductory Course on Interactive Digital Narratives in Virtual Reality will be published in the proceedings of the 2021 International Conference on Interactive Digital Storytelling.

1:00am-1:30am EST

5th Annual Virtual Reality Day (-5 GMT) Saturday - November 20th

Teaching Virtual Reality Interaction Design Through Interactive Storytelling