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WHAT'S HAPPENING AT THE INSTITUTE

July 21, 2021

The Double-Edged Sword of Online Gaming: An Analysis of Masculinity in Video Games and the Gaming Community

This groundbreaking study examines what boys and young men are seeing and experiencing in the most popular video games and the TWITCH online gaming community.
July 19, 2021

Virtual See Jane Salon – API Representation Report and Panel

Join us online August 3rd for this premiere event, conversation with acclaimed panelists, and launch of our new groundbreaking research study: I Am Not a Fetish or Model Minority: Redefining What it Means to be API in Entertainment. Reserve your spot today!
July 19, 2021

Influencer Screening – Kung Fu Live Q&A

Join us online July 20th for a live Q&A with the cast and creators of the CW's hit show, Kung Fu. Register by July 15th to receive advance access to watch the season's final episode prior to this event. Reserve your spot today!
June 20, 2021

UNICEF’s Gender Equality Leaders Discuss the Impact of Private Sector Advertising

UNICEF is working with select private sector partners to transform product design and messaging away from stereotypes. This candid interview with UNICEF's Gender Equality leadership reveals the motivations and success of its initiatives.
June 17, 2021

Influencer Event – Camp GoldieBlox: Adventures at Eureka Point

Join us online June 26th for a live Q&A with cast members, plus learn how to make your own fidget toys! All registrants will receive access to watch the first two episodes of this exciting new series.
June 03, 2021

MGM Celebrates 30th Anniversary of Thelma & Louise with Special Drive-In Screening Event Featuring Q&A with Geena Davis & Susan Sarandon

Hosted in partnership with Cinespia, MGM’s Thelma & Louise screening will take place on Friday, June 18th at The Greek. The event will also serve as benefit for LA Regional Food Bank & The Geena Davis Institute On Gender In Media.

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