Anita Sarkeesian dives into some of the most divisive moments of modern history, looking at moments when politics and pop culture collide. Starting with Janet Jackson’s infamous Super Bowl wardrobe malfunction, and ending with Gamergate, she asks the question “what was the big deal?”
Anita Sarkeesian is the Peabody award-winning creator of Tropes vs Women in Video Games, an online series that explores the representation of female characters in video games. Anita has been featured in The New York Times, Rolling Stone, and has been named one of TIME 100’s most influential people. She is the executive director of Feminist Frequency and the Games and Online Harassment Hotline.