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dc.contributor.authorBland, Dorothy ( )
dc.contributor.authorMoody-Ramirez, Mia ( Orcid Icon 0000-0002-1190-0755 )
dc.date.accessioned2020-11-19T21:50:16Z
dc.date.available2020-11-19T21:50:16Z
dc.date.issued2020-11
dc.identifier.citationBland, D., & Moody-Ramirez, M. (2020). Black Twitter representations of #Kavanaugh Hearing. Journal of Research on Women and Gender, 10(1), pp. 43-70.en_US
dc.identifier.issn1072-6691
dc.identifier.urihttps://digital.library.txstate.edu/handle/10877/12978
dc.description.abstractPublic reaction on Twitter exploded after Christine Blasey Ford testified she was sexually assaulted by Brett Kavanaugh when they were teens. He denied her allegations and became the 114th justice on the U.S. Supreme Court on Oct. 6, 2018. This study employs feminist theory in analyzing tweets containing "Kavanaugh Hearings" and "Black Twitter." Findings indicate most tweets studied fell into five key categories: call to action, historical repetition, steep racial/political divide, white privilege and informational.en_US
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dc.format.extent28 pages
dc.format.medium1 file (.pdf)
dc.language.isoenen_US
dc.publisherTexas State University, Center for Diversity and Gender Studiesen_US
dc.sourceJournal of Research on Women and Gender, 2020, Vol. 10, No. 1, pp. 43-70.
dc.subjectBlack Twitteren_US
dc.subjectSexual assaulten_US
dc.subjectBlack Feminist Theoryen_US
dc.subjectCritical Race Theoryen_US
dc.subjectFraming Theoryen_US
dc.subject#MeToo movementen_US
dc.subjectKavanaugh hearingsen_US
dc.subjectSupreme Courten_US
dc.titleBlack Twitter Representations of #Kavanaugh Hearingen_US
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