Still image from Angela Washko's World of Warcraft.

Interview with "Playing A Girl" Artist Angela Washko

By HVCCA on May 30, 2014

I realized that I should start to bring up the issues that I had been dealing with in that space and facilitate discussions about the potentially oppressive coded language in World of Warcraft at the sites where it was most prominent inside the game space. It also made sense to me to start taking the questions I had about why feminism is such a polarizing topic in America away from the gallery spaces that were accustomed to such discussions and into spaces which may be less receptive to it (like World of Warcraft)...

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Angela Washko is an MFA Candidate at UC San Diego's Visual Arts. For more about her work, please visit:

Image courtesy of the Artist.

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