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Date of Award


Document Type

Thesis-ISU Access Only

Degree Name

Master of Arts (MA)


School of Art

First Advisor

Melissa A. Johnson


The Sims 4 (2014) is the latest game of the best-selling PC game franchise of all time, The Sims. The game allows for a great deal of customization including modified files created by players which are often shared online. This thesis explores how the game and customizations affect how the game can be played and interpreted, with emphasis on African-American identity and intersectional feminism.


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