Chivalry, subordination and courtship culture: Being a ‘Woman’ in online games

Öppna föreläsningar

Time: 11/26/2018 1:00 PM - 2:00 PM
Location: Insikten, in Portalen, Gothia Science Park

Jonas Linderoth and Elisabet Öhrn presents an interview study about the negotiation of gender in online games. The results show that whereas individual online gender can be chosen freely, femininity and what it is like to be a woman are represented as being rather rigid.

Speakers

Elisabeth Öhrn, Göteborgs universitet

Elisabeth Öhrn, University of Gothenburg

Jonas Linderoth, Högskolan i Skövde

Jonas Linderoth, University of Skövde

MTEC invites you to open seminars in the field of Game Studies

The research group Media, Technology and Culture (MTEC) organizes a seminar series in the field of Game Studies. The lectures are open to the public without any preregistration. This autumn/winter we invite to three talks about some of the social issues surrounding games and game culture.

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