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Identity & Inclusivity in the Latinx/Latine Community Roundtable (Presented by the IGDA)

Cristina Amaya  (Chair, IGDA LatinX in Games SIG)

Juan Vaca  (Chair, IGDA LatinX in Games SIG)

Date: Thursday, July 22

Time: 10:50am - 11:50am

Pass Type: All Access Pass, Core Pass, Summits Pass, Expo Pass, Audio Pass, Independent Games Summit Pass, Career Development Pass

Topic: Advocacy

Format: Roundtable

Vault Recording: Not Recorded

Being Latinx/Latine is a complex identity. We are many people from many countries and backgrounds and our diversity is a celebration. But there are so many questions we need to answer. Do you need to speak spanish? Do you have to be born in latin america? Why do so many people dislike Latinx/Latine. We'll try to answer those questions & more

Takeaway

Attendees should leave with a sense of community, inclusivity and understanding of why Latinx in Games exists.

Intended Audience

Latinx & Latine identifying folk, fluency not a requirement, allies are welcomed!