Anita Sarkeesian & Suleiman Bakhit - Hate and Heroism
Haven’t we come further? Really? It’s hard not to react like that when you read about extremist groups around the world killing innocent people, or when you see first hand how people you look up to are being flooded with hate, and even receiving death threats on Twitter, etc.
In this keynote presentation american media critic Anita Sarkeesian will share how a day of life with online harassment is. She’ll be accompanied by comic book writer Suleiman Bakhit who’ll share ideas and practices on how to counter hate and terrorism.
Anita Sarkeesian, Feminist Frequency
Media critic and creator of web series Feminist Frequency Anita Sarkeesian, returns to The Conference for a keynote presentation about the bigger picture of online harassment.
Suleiman Bakhit, Comic Book Creator
Comic Book Creator Suleiman Bakhit will talk about his work of countering extremist narratives and how heroism can be used as an antidote to extremism.