YA author Maggie Stiefvater talks about the gratuitous use of rape as a plot device in novels. Clear Eyes Full Shelves celebrates 8 "difficult" female characters.
The BBC have a feature on the battle against sexist sci-fi and fantasy covers.
You can now watch the GDC panel "Writing the Unsung Experiences: Gender in Game Storytelling" online.
Feminspire discusses how Studio Ghibli's animation promotes strong, healthy girlhood.
The NYT discusses a Sundance study revealing that women are more likely to be directors of indie films than mainstream ones. Quelle surprise.
xoJane writes in defense of princesses.