Indigenous Women’s Digital Media and Representing Violence

A couple of weeks ago, I attended Coming To You From the Indigenous Future: A Showcase of Indigenous Women’s Digital media. My experiences at there really meshed with a lot of class discussions, particularly the one we had about the representation of slavery in Assassin’s Creed: Freedom Cry. The showcase presented a wide array of…

Aveline’s Outfits

We spent some of Monday’s time in class talking about gender in Assassin’s Creed: Liberation (and also in gaming more generally). This was something I was thinking about as well as I played the game. Which outfit you decide to have Aveline wear changes her abilities and possible actions, based on the way that outfit…