Cody Mejeur

Cody Mejeur is Assistant Professor of Game Studies at the University at Buffalo, SUNY. As a game scholar, developer, player and activist, their work uses games to theorise narrative as an embodied and playful process that constructs how we understand ourselves, our realities and our differences. Their published work covers games pedagogy, gender and queerness in games, video game narratives and player experiences, and they are currently the game director for Trans Folks Walking, a narrative game about trans experiences. Cody is Co-Director of the Palah Light Lab at UB and works with the LGBTQ Video Game Archive on preserving and visualising LGBTQ representation. They are also an editor at One Shot: A Journal of Critical Games & Play and serve as Diversity Officer for the Digital Games Research Association.