Entering a Place of Risk

Date: Wednesday, March 29, 2017

Time: 03:00 PM

Location: 235 Weir Hall 

 

Details: Ashly Burch is an Emmy-nominated writer and BAFTA nominated actor for her work in animated television and video games.

As a voice actor Ashly Burch credits include Adventure Time, We Be Bears, Bee and PuppyCat, In the gaming industry she is the voice for Chloe in Life is Strange, Tiny Tina in Borderlands 2, and in the forthcoming Horizon Zero Dawn (2017) she is the lead character, Aloy. Ashly Burch has written Adventure Time and authored a graphic novel titled Adventure Time: Islands. Burch also developed a huge presence online through her web series, Hey Ash, Whatcha Playin’?, which she developed with her brother Anthony Burch. 

Ashly Burch also lectures on issues of gender and identity in the male-dominated gaming industry.

Additional Links:

Website: http://www.ashlyburch.com

Lectures: http://www.ashlyburch.com/talks/

Hey Ash, Whatcha Playin’?: http://heyash.com