Gender-based violence and the challenge for visual representation

The recently published article by Birgit Wolf aims to discuss the attitudes towards and the manifestations of the visual representation of violence against women. The discussion is based on a literature review on findings about depictions in mainstream media and on the analysis of visuals provided by the anti-violence against women movement on the international level, as well as on the country level of Austria and Spain. READ FULL ARTICLE [PDF]:
Wolf, Birgit: Gender-based violence and the challenge of visual representation

(The article published  in Comunicació. Revista de recerca i d’anàlisi. Vol. 30(1), 2013; is based on the explorative study on the representation of intimate partner violence)


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gender & communication expert, researcher, networker, activist.
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