Tag: cosplay is not consent

Nerdlesque and Body Positive Cosplay: Stripping Down Sexual Paradigms in Geek Culture

Emma Louise Backe , April 12th, 2018

By Emma Louise Backe The lights on the stage dim, a lone spotlight hovering over a dark figure clad in loose robes. Just as Kylo Ren’s red lightsaber…

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The Character of Sexual Harassment at Cons

Emma Louise Backe , June 19th, 2015

By Emma Louise Backe At an event where hundreds of individuals from around the country converge in capes and costumes, the symbols and trappings of heroism, we don’t…

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