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Ilana Jacobs

2018-2019 Rising Voices Fellow Ilana Jacobs
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Ilana Jacobs, 2018-2019 Rising Voices Fellow

Ilana Jacobs is a Senior at Gann Academy in Waltham, Massachusetts. She is the editor in chief of her school's satirical and literary magazines, the captain of the math team, leader of poetry club, assistant editor of a student perspective magazine, a member of the mock trial team, a leader of a feminist minyan at her school, and a student advisor for freshman. She also plays soccer, basketball and lacrosse. In her spare time she enjoys writing, reading trashy YA fantasy, watching Doctor Who, or listening to Passenger.

Blog posts

Clash of Clans

The Art of Attack

Video games are inherently sexist. I’ve accepted this fact as true and immutable ever since I began playing multiplayer games. From the way they’re marketed towards boys and the sexist character designs, to the anonymous players’ offensive language, everything about video games seems to scream at me: YOU ARE NOT MEANT TO BE HERE!

Topics: Holocaust

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Jewish Women's Archive. "Ilana Jacobs." (Viewed on November 19, 2018) <https://jwa.org/blog/author/ilana-jacobs>.

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