Nathan R – Anita Sarkeesian’s Online Harassment

We’ll talk about this in class, but check out this (definitely NSFW) blog post detailing the harassment and misogyny Anita Sarkeesian encountered for daring to mount a kickstarted to produce her series of videos about sexism in games. It’s rather shocking.

(Thanks to my colleagues Kelly Bergstrom and Florence Chee whose excellent presentation on these topics last year inspired this week’s readings and lecture!)