Search Results

You are looking at 91 - 100 of 115 items for :

  • Media Studies x
  • All content x
Clear All
Restricted access

Crossdressing Dansō

Negotiating between Stereotypical Femininity and Self-expression in Patriarchal Japan

Marta Fanasca

-Japanese (1894–1895) war onwards, physical strength for girls became a positive feature, fundamental to becoming vigorous mothers able to generate strong children and hence to better serve the nation. Consequently, being an otenba became acceptable as well, but

Free access

Editorial

Situating Screen Bodies

Brian Bergen-Aurand

compare the two photographs, the difference is in the looks of the subjects in both images. While the self-portrait conveys the quiet strength of the photographer with a contemplative attitude toward her work and the situation to which it speaks, it

Full access

Social Isolation and Disrupted Privacy

Impacts of COVID-19 on Adolescent Girls in Humanitarian Contexts

Sarah Baird, Sarah Alheiwidi, Rebecca Dutton, Khadija Mitu, Erin Oakley, Tassew Woldehanna, and Nicola Jones

girls, but address the interests, access requirements, and strengths of people whose voices tend to be overlooked or obscured in traditional research approaches ( Mitchell and Reid-Walsh 2009 ; Mohanty 2013 ). The GAGE methodological toolkit is designed

Restricted access

Brenda Austin-Smith, Matthew Cipa, and Temenuga Trifonova

their strengths and weaknesses. The most rewarding aspect of this discussion occurs in its final moments (98–101), where Slugan returns to some of the concerns he developed in the preceding chapter, where he considers the place of indexicality in André

Restricted access

Looking for Something to Signify

Something to Signify Gender Performance and Cuban Masculinity in Viva

David Yagüe González

body “are showing signs that transmit strength and power” (2012: 100). Due to their physical appearance, even an infidelity can be overlooked, given that these men are considered to be irresistible to any woman who encounters them. Men should be also

Restricted access

Consent is not as Simple as Tea

Student Activism against Rape Culture

Brittany Adams

capitalize on their strengths to develop and execute a manageable project. Had participants developed or even executed individual projects, I am not certain all of them would have been as satisfied with the book study. I am hesitant to claim that the student

Free access

Dustin William Louie

from the strength of the lived experience, we can also rely on the Indigenous knowledges present in traditional communities to be translated into academic theory. To encourage systemic change, stakeholders must honor transformational Indigenous theory

Restricted access

“Your Young Lesbian Sisters”

Queer Girls’ Voices in the Liberation Era

Amanda H. Littauer

later, when feminist and lesbian feminist movements had gained further energy and strength, another young woman named Tricia directly addressed adult lesbians, pleading with them to overcome their fear and trauma so that they could assist their “little

Open access

Girlhood and Ethics

The Role of Bodily Integrity

Mar Cabezas and Gottfried Schweiger

deserves to have access to a soccer ball and whether she thinks she has the resources and strength to reverse any present circumstance preventing her from accessing that experience of kicking it is directly linked to her capabilities related to her self

Full access

Queer Girlhoods in Contemporary Comics

Disrupting Normative Notions

Mel Gibson

women. … Generally, they feature lady protagonists kicking ass in a variety of positive ways. … It's hopeful to write stories that exist in that space, because it gives you strength. I think it's very valuable and very important (quoted in Ching 2017