Semi-Scholarly Linkspam: Comic-Con Edition

I can't imagine those costumes are comfortable.

I can’t imagine those costumes are comfortable.

I only have a few more weeks of summer in which to do my blog posts, so expect to hear from me a lot in the near future. This one is just another linkspam, though … but it has commentary!

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Semi-Scholarly Linkspam – Anita Sarkeesian Edition

Anita Sarkeesian: Putting Princess Peach in Overalls Since 2009

Anita Sarkeesian: Putting Princess Peach in Overalls Since 2009

If you want to find a polarizing figure in geek circles, look no further than Anita Sarkeesian, a vlogger from California whose videos calling out the gaming industry on its sexism have made her a target for pretty much all the trolls on the Internet.

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Semi-Scholarly Linkspam

From time to time I will post link lists showing what I’ve been reading recently and what has been happening in the discourse about women in geek and fan culture. These collected links are to be seen as artifacts of geek culture, and have value beyond just being blog posts about stuff that interests me.