Awkward Politics (NEW)


9 201. Nto a "Theoretical Tool For Intervention A "tool for intervention a concept of feminist politics and a moving target this innovative study dramatically alters the ways in which we approach activism its forms movements and ffects It also suggests a broad range of applicability from social movements to the academy Breaking new ground through the intersections of technology consumerism and the social movements to The Academy Breaking New Ground Through The academy Breaking new ground through the of technology consumerism and the in popfeminist work Awkward Politics highlights the urgency of feminist politics and activism. ,


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3054. The increased use of digital tools for "POLITICAL ACTIVISM HAS TRIGGERED HEATED DEBATES ABOUT THE EFFECTIVENESS "activism has triggered heated debates about the ffectiveness #Digital Campaigns For Political #campaigns for political and feminist causes While technology’s immediacy and transnational reach have broadened the potential impact of activism it has at the same time complicated the goals materiality and consumption of of activism it has at the same time complicated the goals materiality and consumption of actions In Awkward Politics Carrie Smith Prei and Maria Stehle suggest that awkwardness offers a means of ngaging. .
feminist activism by accounting for the uncertainty of popfeminist moments and movements its sometimes meanings affects and aesthetics By investigating transnational media ranging from popfeminist performance art music street activism blogs and hashtags to literature film academic theory and protests the authors demonstrate that viewing activist art through the lens of awkwardness can yield a nuanced critiue By developing awkwardness Awkward Politics