Tag Archive | diversity

Lessons Learned Podcast: Implementing Diversity in Video Games


        More on diversity with my co-host Chapomon:  

Lessons Learned Podcast: The One About Diversity In Gaming Pt.1


  Tweet of the Day: Character Motivation Thesaurus Entry: Finding Friendship or Companionship    Wondering what I have been up to between tropes posts? Well, I have been doing a podcast on gaming. So without further ado….

Space For Rent: Diversity is Good Storytelling


Tweet of the Day: A Review of Read Only Memories: A New Cyberpunk Adventure ——- Torgersen often notes in interviews that he’s been married to an African-American woman for 21 years, so “I don’t need some know-it-all to come lecture me about race stuff,” he tells me. Torgersen says the Hugos are beset by identity […]

Sunday Thoughts: G-G, Rabid Puppies and “My Way or Else!”


  Tweet of the Day: The Rise of Science Fiction Romance ——- This is the kind of post that normally belongs  under Space for Rent, but I thought it was better to fire it off now before the idea turned stale inside my brain. It came about because I made the stupid mistake of commenting […]

Space for Rent: No Gurlz Allowed!


  Tweet of the Day: The Hugo Awards Were Always Political. But Now They’re Only Political. ——- You know, I was ready to dig into the whole Puppy Gate/Hugo Award mess. But here is the thing, I have written extensively about in the past, from other “gates” to sci-fi ghettos, and diversity in general. I […]

Space for Rent: A Word of Advice


  I’ve said this before but it bears repeating: If there is a month dedicated to Black History, don’t say, “What about a White History Month?” If there is a discussion about sexual assault/abuse of women, don’t ask, “What about male rape?” If someone is pointing the problems in Nation X, don’t say, “It’s worse […]

Space for Rent: Diversity vs. Tribalism


  Tweet of the Day: Learning How to Hack in a Bro’s World: A Women’s College Student Perspective ——– Ladies and gentlemen, we have a problem. It’s a problem rooted in the human condition. For you see, human beings are social animals which means they like to congregate in packs, tribes if you will. The […]