Jonas Thente, Game Critic at Dagens Nyheter

Jonas Thente is a literary critic and editor at Dagens Nyheter – the largest morning newspaper in Sweden. After more than 20 years in the news business he has covered litterature, theater, arts and yes – even games – for newspapers like Göteborgs-Posten, Sydsvenska Dagbladet and Idag.

His lecture will focus on the question: “Can gaming increase the awareness of Human Rights?”

This is the third in a series of public lectures hosted by GAME this autumn, for our course in Human Rights and Diversity in Serious Games. Every Friday, weeks 35 to 44 – we’ll invite interesting and amazingly experienced men and women, to discuss human rights and diversity in the context of modern interactive and ever more social technology. All lectures are free and open to the public!

Time: Wednesday, September 9, 13:00 – 15:00
Location: HGO, lecture hall E31

Want to take the course? The application date has been extended to 18th of September.