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Video: Damsel in Distress!
March 10, 2013 • 2 comments • 562 views
Feminism, Media

Anita Sarkeesian’s first video in her series about the representation of women in video games. This video explores how the Damsel in Distress became one of the most widely used gendered cliché in the history of gaming and why the trope has been core to the popularization and development of the medium itself. As a […]