Questions 6 and 2

Protest is not only political and economic, but also fits within a “paradigm of political bloom” (xvii). What are the three factors in this paradigm or model? The three factors of this model are cultural related protest, art forms, and media outlets should be seen as a window into the lesser known or spoken about ... [Read more...]

Questions #1 and #3

1.Preface: What stories had been “largely forgotten” by the western press, in this example? How do the highlights of the western press influence a sense of global memory/forgetting? The Western media fails daily to report on certain subjects, people, and events. Some things get extreme, over the top coverage, while other things go completely unnoticed ... [Read more...]

Kiah Jones: 6&7

6. Protest is not only political and economic, but also fits within a “paradigm of political bloom” (xvii). What are the three factors in this paradigm or model? Protests show aspects of political bloom that are not simply political or economic but also shed light on gender locations, social contestation, and artistic revision. This modern ... [Read more...]

Nia Costello

4.Page xv-xvi How do the women on this page “perform democratic desire with diverse claims?” In the beginning of the introduction, the women of this page “perform democratic desire with diverse claims” through combatively fighting, being tortured and protesting to extreme means. A group of Xhosa women banned together to fight as militants and were ... [Read more...]

Blog Instructions

https://digitalobby.spu.edu/eng2248/   Here is the link for the blog.    Go to site New post Add media Write two paragraphs on two questions. Publish   Hello!  My name is Kayla Webb and I’m your Academic Mentor for International Fiction!  I am here to help all of you with the writing for this course, specifically the ... [Read more...]