METANOMICS: Av-Culturation Host Robert Bloomfield and guests Celia Pearce and Tom Boellstorff Monday, March 2, Noon to 1 PM Pacific Time Monday, March 2, Noon to 1 PM Pacific Time This Monday, from the exotic to the mundane, Metanomics explores avatar culture. Anthropologists Tom Boellstorff and Celia Pearce are developing new methods and theories about human relationships in virtual worlds. Join us as we discuss how the traditional practice of ethnography is being adapted to the study of online immersive environments and how virtual worlds shape identities, economies, communities and societies. To attend the event live in Second Life® visit one of the Metanomics Event Partners, or teleport to our event partner landing. To view live on the web, visit our Watch Live web page. If you would like to participate in the live chat, join and log in to the Metanomics website.