Friday, February 25, 2011

Guest Speaker Anita Sarkeesian 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 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 (

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