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Journal
2016 | 2 Retoryka kobiet/ Rhetoric of women | 2-11
Article title

Feminist Rhetorical Praxis: Everyday Feminism as Public Agora

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Title variants
Retoryka feminizmu: Everyday Feminism jako publiczna agora
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Abstracts
EN
This essay examines the feminist rhetorical practices of the online digital media site Everyday Feminism. Focusing on the website’s social circulation (Royster and Kirsch 2012), we contend that Everyday Feminism functions as a public agora where webbed cyberfeminist rhetorical practices (Blair, Gajjala, and Tulley 2009) have a unique potential to reach public audiences and circulate in various social networks in order to potentially educate and empower others, foster conversations, and build alliances across lines of difference, time, and space.
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W artykule analizie poddano feministyczne strategie retoryczne występujące na stronie internetowej Everyday Feminism. Skupiając się na społecznym obiegu witryny (Royster i Kirsch 2012), autorki twierdzą, że strona Everyday Feminism pełni funkcję publicznej agory, gdzie cyberfeministyczne praktyki retoryczne (Blair, Gajjala i Tulley 2009) mają wyjątkową możliwość dotarcia do masowego odbiorcy i zaistnienia w mediach społecznościowych, po to, by edukować, udzielać wsparcia, inicjować dialog i budować porozumienia na granicy różnic, czasu i przestrzeni.
Journal
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Pages
2-11
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Dates
published
2016
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Publication order reference
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