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Anita Sarkeesian

Biography

Anita Sarkeesian

Anita Sarkeesian is an award-winning media critic and the creator and executive director of Feminist Frequency, an educational nonprofit that explores the representations of women in pop culture narratives. Best known as the creator and host of Feminist Frequency’s highly influential series Tropes vs. Women in Video Games, Anita lectures at universities, conferences and game development studios around the world. Anita dreams of owning a life-size replica of Buffy’s scythe. She is the coauthor of HISTORY VS. WOMEN.

Anita Sarkeesian

Books by Anita Sarkeesian

written by Anita Sarkeesian and Ebony Adams with illustrations by T.S. Abe - Art History, Biography, History, Nonfiction, Women's History, Young Adult 12+

Rebels, rulers, scientists, artists, warriors and villains. Women are, and have always been, all these things and more. Anita Sarkeesian, founder of Feminist Frequency, along with Ebony Adams, PhD., have reclaimed the stories of 25 remarkable women who dared to defy history and change the world around them. From Mongolian wrestlers to Chinese pirates, Native American ballerinas to Egyptian scientists, Japanese novelists to British Prime Ministers, HISTORY VS WOMEN will reframe the history that you thought you knew.