gender, media, podcast, Researched/Academic

Gender, Presentation, and Communication in The Adventure Zone

This paper was written and submitted as a final for my CST 424: Gender and Communication class at Northern Arizona University on May 11th, 2018.  Featured Photo was found on Reddit by user memorizemee Gender, Presentation, and Communication in The Adventure Zone In August 2014, the McElroy brothers, Justin, Travis, and Griffin, and their father… Continue reading Gender, Presentation, and Communication in The Adventure Zone

ARH 220H, feminism, media, music, video

Song Recommendation: “What About Us” by P!nk

"What About Us" Lyrics (from azlyrics.com) We are searchlights, we can see in the dark We are rockets, pointed up at the stars We are billions of beautiful hearts And you sold us down the river too far What about us? What about all the times you said you had the answers? What about us?… Continue reading Song Recommendation: “What About Us” by P!nk

ARH 220H, feminism, games, media

Gender Representation in Dungeons and Dragons

What is Dungeons and Dragons? Dungeons and Dragons, commonly known as D&D, is a roleplaying tabletop style game. Players create and act as characters they create, ranging from elven rogues to tiefling fighters. The Dungeon Master, sometimes referred to as the Game Master, is a player who organizes the campaign of the game, including the plot,… Continue reading Gender Representation in Dungeons and Dragons

ARH 220H, feminism, film, media

Maleficent (2014) – Film Reaction

This post is from a film reaction assignment for my ARH 220H class, Feminism and Visual Culture. The film reaction assignment is composed of the following tasks: watch the assigned film/documentary, analyze it from a feminist point of view (in regards to film elements such as plot, characters, design, purpose/message, cinematography, etc). Spoilers for the… Continue reading Maleficent (2014) – Film Reaction