Samantha Allen writes about gender, sexuality, and video games. She writes regularly for the feminist gaming blog Border House. Her work has also appeared on Jacobin, Salon, Huffington Post, Paste, Polygon, Kotaku, Kinsey Confidential, and in Adult Magazine. Samantha also speaks on feminism queerness, and games at conferences and conventions across North America.
By day, Samantha is a fourth-year George W. Woodruff Fellow in the Department of Women’s, Gender, and Sexuality Studies at Emory University writing a dissertation on sexual fetishism. In 2013, she received the John Money Fellowship for Scholars of Sexology from the Kinsey Institute for Research in Sex, Gender, and Reproduction.