Interviews and Podcasts
Orme, S., McCauley, B. and Cote, A. (2021, March 29). Amanda Cote talks casual games, gaming culture, esports and her book ‘Gaming Sexism’ on the Esports Research Report. The Esports Research Report. https://esportsresearch.net/2021/03/29/amanda-cote-talks-casual-games-gaming-culture-esports-and-her-book-gaming-sexism-on-the-esports-research-report/
Foxman, M., Cote, A. and Riley, G. (2021, Feb. 8). Curious: The Effects Of Video Games Becoming Collegiate Sports. The Jefferson Exchange. https://www.ijpr.org/show/the-jefferson-exchange/2021-02-05/mon-8-30-curious-the-effects-of-video-games-becoming-collegiate-sports
Cote, A. (2020, Dec. 15). The Casual Sexism of Gaming. [Radio broadcast] Think with Krys Boyd. KERA/NPR. https://think.kera.org/2020/12/15/the-casual-sexism-of-gaming/
Oregon Humanities Center, UO Today with Amanda Cote
Amanda Cote and Maxwell Foxman on Gaming Research, Center for Science Communication Research.
Press Coverage and Popular Writing
Paul, K. (2021, Aug. 8). Activision Blizzard scandal a ‘watershed moment’ for women in the gaming industry. The Guardian. https://www.theguardian.com/technology/2021/aug/08/activision-blizzard-lawsuit-women-sexual-harassment
Smalley, E. (2021, July 30). The Activision Blizzard lawsuit shows gamer culture still has a long way to go: 5 essential reads about sexual harassment and discrimination in gaming and tech. The Conversation. https://theconversation.com/the-activision-blizzard-lawsuit-shows-gamer-culture-still-has-a-long-way-to-go-5-essential-reads-about-sexual-harassment-and-discrimination-in-gaming-and-tech-165293.
Needleman, S. E. (2021, July 26). Activision Blizzard Gender-Bias Suit Shows Videogame Culture Remains a Flashpoint. The Wall Street Journal. https://www.wsj.com/articles/activision-blizzard-gender-bias-suit-shows-videogame-culture-remains-a-flashpoint-11627300325?st=9ueis8j5kpgv66o&reflink=article_copyURL_share
Press-Reynolds, K. (2021, July 21). Streamer Sweet_Anita says she may quit Twitch because the ‘mental toll’ of online sexualization won’t be ‘survivable’ forever. Insider. https://www.insider.com/twitch-sweet-anita-may-quit-due-online-harassment-2021-7.
Adams, J. (2021, March 16). The bigoted ‘trash talk’ that’s tolerated in gaming. Gen. https://gen.medium.com/the-bigoted-trash-talk-that-s-tolerated-in-gaming-8f5211ea5d84
Cote, A. C. (2020, August 21). Here’s what it’ll take to clean up esports’ toxic culture. The Conversation.
Greenspan, R. E. (2020, July 25). 200 allegations of sexual misconduct in gaming were revealed in a recent spreadsheet. Streamers say it reflects sexism they face every day. Insider. https://www.insider.com/twitch-sexual-assault-misconduct-allegations-video-gaming-community-streamers-harassment-2020-7.
Borak, M. (2020, Sept. 7). Romance and court intrigue: how female-focused games find success in China despite sexist stereotypes. South China Morning Post. https://www.scmp.com/abacus/games/article/3099754/romance-and-court-intrigue-how-female-focused-games-find-success-china