While it is all too easy to stumble across websites, magazines, shows and commercials which promote disempowering and stereotypical messages, there is hope yet! Chatham University students have developed a number of amazing and inspiring blogs and websites to provide forums to explore and redefine the media. Their work provides awesome alternatives to the same old and tired story. Check them out and spread the word!
EMPOWERTAINMENT aims to take a critical look at media in regards to how gender and women/girls are portrayed. From popular articles, videos, and websites, to original submissions, we want to not only examine the media and its relation to gender, but help shift it.