Doctoral Candidate/InstructorUniversity of California, Los Angeles
I agree with Mia in thinkingI agree with Mia in thinking that Prachett's front-woman status had to be--at least in part--to counter controversy regarding the scene. Prachett has written other strong female roles, I'm thinking Mirror's Edge, but she's done several ...
Violence and ProtectionHi Agnes and Alex, Thanks for this insightful post! I think you've highlighted some important points regarding gender, affect, and control. I agree it's clear that this game has really expanded upon Lara's gory death sequences; it almost be ...