Womandla! Panel 9: Feminism and Activism in the Digital Age

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Part of Womandla! Online Conference Series

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Wednesday, Jun 16, 2021
from 2:00 PM to 3:00 PM (UTC)

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The ninth panel in the Womandla! Series will examine feminism and activism in the global age.

About this Event

Presenters include:

Laura Loyola-Hernandez (University of Leeds), “Al Glitter de Guerra: Instagram Posts as Forms of Feminist Protest in Everyday Mexico”

Marcia Mandiyanike (University of KwaZulu-Natal), “Dissenting Voices in the Face of Oppression: The Rise of Social Movements in a Digital Age”

Gorata Chengeta (University of the Witwatersrand), “The Politics and Genealogy of the #RuReferenceList”

Kutlwano Mokgwathi (Ohio University), “Situating Southern African Masculinities: A Multimodal Thematic Analysis of the Construction of Rape Culture and Cultured Violence in the digital age of #MenAreTrash & #AmINext?”

Chaired by: Simamkele Dlakavu (University of Cape Town)


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