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Cultural Politics of Resilience in Kingston, Jamaica
Recently, resilience has become a catchall solution for some of the world’s most pressing ecological, economic and social problems. This dissertation analyzes the cultural politics of resilience in Kingston, Jamaica by ...
Precarious Life, Work and Culture
The contemporary precarious condition, ‘precarity,’ in life, work and culture parallels transformations in national and global economies, in part through the rise of immaterial production. Precarity has led to destabilization ...
#DressCodePM & Re-Framing The Niqab: News Sources, Hashtag Activism, and Media Representation
This thesis originates from my interest in exploring how minorities are using social media to talk back to mainstream media. This study examines whether hashtags that trend on Twitter may impact how news stories related ...