Tag: media

Miss Representation: Thoughts

A couple weeks ago I saw this new documentary film, Miss Representation. The Special Events team at GeekGirlCon invited me to the showing in Seattle and the post-film panel discussion. Miss Representation discusses the representation, misrepresentation, and lack of representation of women in media, popular media, and politics. The Good Stuff It’s a great, accessible primer on issues of sex,…

Miss Representation Film Screening and Panel Discussion

This week, I’ll be attending a screening of the documentary film, Miss Representation, and speaking on a post-film panel discussion. Here are the event details: Miss Representation – Presented by Women’s Funding Alliance in partnership with Reel Grrls, GeekGirlCon, and SIFF. Join us on November 30th for a special screening of this compelling new film that exposes how mainstream media…

Possible Change in Focus

I might make this a blog about gaming. And media? Gaming, films, TV, books, comics, music? Seems broad, but my tastes are broad. What could I possibly write about? It’s not as if my posts to Girl Gamers are filled with scintillating insight. I mostly post interesting links. In the past, I have engaged in intelligent discussion/debate about games culture,…