TEFL Interviews 61: James York & Jonathan deHaan on Games

Welcome back to The TEFLology Podcast – a podcast all about teaching English as a foreign language, and related matters.

Today we bring you an interview with James York and Jonathan deHaan. James and Jonathan are both university educators in Japan and advocates of game-based language teaching and learning. As well as creating and devising their own games, they are are also co-editors of Ludic Language Pedagogy – an open access journal dedicated to promoting the integration of games and play in language learning.

In this interview, Matthew asks questions to the pair about game-based language teaching and learning.


Information about James and Jonathan – https://www.researchgate.net/profile/James_York3 & https://sites.google.com/site/gamelabshizuoka/about-the-lab/jonathandehaan

Information about the Ludic Language Pedagogy journal – https://www.llpjournal.org

Theme music by Cheapshot (James) – https://bandcamp.com/cheapshot

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