Aston Feminist Cafe: Feminism in the Media and Media Sexism-12 February 2015

They will be discussing extracts from the following, as well as any of the group’s own observations of media sexism, or the way that feminism is represented within the media that individuals would like to share:

Rosalind Gill (2011) ‘Sexism Reloaded, or, it’s Time to get Angry Again!’, Feminist Media Studies, 11(1): 61-71.

Terese Jonsson (2014) ‘White Feminist Stories: Locating race in representations of feminism in The Guardian’, Feminist Media Studies, 14(6): 1012-1027

If you are a member of staff or a postgraduate student, please get in touch to let us know that you’d like to join us and to get your copy of the articles from:

Dr Katy Pilcher, Sociology and Policy (K.Pilcher@aston.ac.uk)
Dr Olga Castro, Languages and Translation Studies (O.Castro@aston.ac.uk)

Informal discussion will be held Thursday 12th February 4pm in the Cadbury Room (10th floor of North Wing). Please feel free to bring your own drinks/snacks.