Considering the efforts to resolve the widespread societal phenomenon violence against women, information, awareness raising and the role of the media comprise one of the key targets by the most important conventions and declarations to overcome violence against women.
As a matter of fact, the women’s anti-violence movement provides essential and indispensable contributions to shape the audio-visual discourse on gender-based violence, therefore there is an urgent need for reflection on the actual practices and the messages behind. Read the article “The shaping of visual discourse on gender-based violence – considerations on media representations and anti-violence initiatives” by Birgit Wolf in the new edition of FEMPOWER Magazine, the WAVE network’s information periodical.
The Visual of Anti-violence Discourse in Europe by Birgit Wolf is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial-NoDerivatives 4.0 International License.
Based on a work at http://www.tdx.cat/handle/10803/129680.