Date of Award
Doctor of Philosophy (PhD)
Rhetorics, Communication, and Information Design
Dr. Jan Rune Holmevik, Committee Chair
Dr. Kimberly S. Manganelli
Dr. Beth Ann Lauritis
Dr. Andrew Hurley
Lack of diversity in video games and the mainstream games industry warrants an inclusive, feminist approach to game design. Producing a feminist video game as a core component of my dissertation will impact rhetorical, literary, game, and feminist studies, emphasizing the benefits of embracing electrate and playful modes of identity formation and pedagogy.
Woolbright, Lauren, "Identity Design: Challenging Archetypes with Feminist Approaches to Video Game Design" (2016). All Dissertations. 1673.