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Women of color and social media multitasking : blogs, timelines, feeds, and community / edited by Keisha Edwards Tassie and Sonja M. Brown Givens.

Publication:
Lanham : Lexington Books, [2015]
Format/Description:
Book
1 online resource (189 p.)
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Subjects:
Minority women.
Feminism.
Women's rights.
Social media.
Form/Genre:
Electronic books.
Language:
English
Summary:
Women of Color and Social Media Multitasking: Blogs, Timelines, Feeds, and Community examines how women of color make use of social media as a social, professional, personal, and political tool for navigating the world.
Contents:
Foreword
Robin means coleman
Introduction / Keisha Edwards Tassie
Surviving and thriving : women of color cultivating virtual social capital / Linda Charmaraman, Bernice Huiying Chan, Temple Price, and AmaNda Richer
Hashtagging from the margins : women of color engaged in feminist consciousness-raising on Twitter / Caitlin Gunn
The Arab spring between the streets and the tweets : examining the embodied (e)resistance through the feminist revolutionary body / Fatima Zahrae Chrifi Alaoui
Move, get out the way : Black "women-of-words" voyaging on the information superhighway / Alexa Harris
Virtual homeplace : (re)constructing the body through social media / Latoya Lee
Epistemic advantage and subaltern enclaves : tracing anti-street harassment discourse through social media usage by women of color / Minu Basnet
"Follow me on instagram" : "best self" identity construction and gaze through hashtag activism and selfie self-love / Kandace Harris
A blog, a bittersweet mess, and black and white identity development / Makini L. King
Epilogue / Sonja M. Brown Givens
About the contributors.
Notes:
Description based upon print version of record.
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Description based on print version record.
Contributor:
Givens, Sonja M. Brown, editor.
Tassie, Keisha Edwards, 1976- editor.
ISBN:
1-4985-2848-1
OCLC:
926918044