November 19, 2014 AT 8:02 am
Barbie, Remixed: I (really!) can be a computer engineer @mattel
Barbie, Remixed: I (really!) can be a computer engineer. by Casey Fiesler.
I am a PhD student in a computing department, so I guess it’s not surprising that my social media feeds have been full of outrage over Barbie’s “computer engineering” skills. The blog post that originally went viral appears to be sporadically down due to heavy traffic, but The Daily Dot also has a good summary of the problematic book titled Barbie: I Can Be a Computer Engineer…
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