Jessica Critcher


Jessica has a B.A. in English from the University of Hawaiʻi and currently lives in Alameda, California. She reviews videogames for Hardcore Droid, and is currently querying her debut novel. Her hobbies include playing RPG's like Mass Effect, strumming the ukulele, and throwing jabs at her local boxing club.

The Invisible War: Breaking the Silence Around Military Sexual Trauma

by Jessica Critcher I recently watched a screening of The Invisible War, a heart-wrenching documentary about the epidemic of rape and sexual assault in ... [ more ]

by Jessica Critcher I recently watched a screening of The Invisible War, a heart-wrenching ... [ more ]

by Jessica Critcher I recently watched a screening of The Invisible War, a heart-wrenching documentary about the epidemic of ... [ more ]

Women Are Not Like Cats

by Jessica Critcher The Good Men Project has been heralded as “a glimpse of what enlightened masculinity might look like in the 21st century,” ... [ more ]

by Jessica Critcher The Good Men Project has been heralded as “a glimpse of ... [ more ]

by Jessica Critcher The Good Men Project has been heralded as “a glimpse of what enlightened masculinity might look ... [ more ]

Invisible Children Makes Ugandans Invisible

by Jessica Critcher As I started to write this post, I was trying to articulate exactly what bothered me about the controversial Kony 2012 ... [ more ]

by Jessica Critcher As I started to write this post, I was trying to ... [ more ]

by Jessica Critcher As I started to write this post, I was trying to articulate exactly what bothered me ... [ more ]

The Secret World of Arrietty: For the Activist and the Child in All of Us

by Jessica Critcher To say that this has been a strange few weeks in the women’s rights movement would be an understatement. The Susan ... [ more ]

by Jessica Critcher To say that this has been a strange few weeks in ... [ more ]

by Jessica Critcher To say that this has been a strange few weeks in the women’s rights movement would ... [ more ]

Au Revoir, “Mademoiselle”

by Jessica Critcher Feminists in the French town of Cesson-Sevigne have abolished the use of the word “Mademoiselle” on official forms. Women will be ... [ more ]

by Jessica Critcher Feminists in the French town of Cesson-Sevigne have abolished the use ... [ more ]

by Jessica Critcher Feminists in the French town of Cesson-Sevigne have abolished the use of the word “Mademoiselle” on ... [ more ]

Can’t Turn it Off: Retro-Sexism in TV Sitcoms

This article was originally posted at the WAM! (Women, Action, & the Media) blog. Cross-posted with the permission of WAM! and author Jessica Critcher. I ... [ more ]

This article was originally posted at the WAM! (Women, Action, & the Media) blog. Cross-posted ... [ more ]

This article was originally posted at the WAM! (Women, Action, & the Media) blog. Cross-posted with the permission of WAM! ... [ more ]