The Women of World of Warcraft: An Interview

“I was like, Wow! There’s all these women playing World of Warcraft again. It’s amazing! But they’re all played by men.”

Artist and gamer Angela Washko talks about entering the social sphere of the online role-playing video game World of Warcraft and investigating players’ views on gender.

Read the transcript.

About Angela Washko

Angela Washko is an artist, writer, and facilitator devoted to creating new forums for discussions of feminism in the spaces most hostile toward it. She is a visiting assistant professor at Carnegie Mellon University.