Your own standards.

/Your own standards.

When you perpetuate the idea, across various art-based mediums, that women in drawn art, comics, and animation must and should look and move with flowy, exaggerated gestures, graceful movements, and hips, chest, and ass thrust forward in order to pander to the male gaze at all times, then you make it easier, later on, to use your own sexist animation and art standards as an excuse for why you don’t have more women.

–Aja Romano on the vicious circle.

2017-07-17T11:40:50+00:005th August, 2014|Tags: aja romano, culture, gaming, pop culture|Comments Off on Your own standards.