What’s in a Hashtag?: Terms for Tweeting in Alliance
The Contemporary Condition blog, 6.9.18
Essay co-authored by Alyson Cole, a professor of political science, women’s and gender studies, and American studies at Queens College and The Graduate Center, CUNY and Ph.D. student Sumru Atuk who is a completing her doctorate thesis, “The Politics of Femicide: ‘Woman’ Making and Women Killing in Turkey,” supported by grants from the Mellon Foundation and AAUW. The authors argue that #MeToo lays bare the appalling scale and frequency of women’s daily encounters with men who sexually harass and whose sexual harassment, in violation of the law, is often widely known and tolerated.
Submitted on: JUN 9, 2018
Category: GC Press Coverage | Political Science | Women's and Gender Studies