Friday, February 25, 2011

Guest Speaker Anita Sarkeesian

FeministFrequency.com creator and cultural critic

Anita Sarkeesian

will speak on Feminist Video Blogging

Tuesday, March 1, 2011

7 pm in Fowler 302


The Oxy Film & Media Program in conjunction with the series “Street Art: Speech, Identity, and the Public Sphere” presents feminist cultural critic Anita Sarkeesian, who will discuss her use of v-blogging as a tool for speaking back to media representations in popular cultural of gender, sexuality, race, class, and ability. Her talk will begin on Tuesday, March 1 at 7 p.m. in Fowler 302, followed by a Q&A.

Anita's ongoing web series of video commentaries from a feminist/fangirl perspective can be viewed at http://www.feministfrequency.com. She has organized and lead numerous workshops on media literacy, video blogging, political remix video, and fair use.

For more information, please contact Professor Allison de Fren (defren@oxy.edu).

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