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Hold Your Story: Reflections on the news of sexual violence in India.

Sreedharan, Chindu, Thorsen, Einar and Singh, A., eds., 2020. Hold Your Story: Reflections on the news of sexual violence in India. Poole, England: Centre for the Study of Conflict, Emotion & Social Justice, Bournemouth University.

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Abstract

'Hold Your Story is a vital, timely, and welcome addition to the literature on sexual violence in India. As the first book to focus exclusively on media coverage of rape - including different forms of such violence - it is an invaluable resource for journalists, media houses, journalism schools and media critics & scholars. It is all the more unique because it examines various aspects of reportage across the country, in different types of media and several languages.' -Ammu Joseph, Journalist and Author 'A much-needed addition to the almost inexistent literature on how the media covers sexual violence. Through lively essays and searching interviews, this extremely readable compilation reports, analyses, and comments on the inadequacy, ignorance and bias that mark rape reporting in India.' -Professor Vaiju Naravane, Ashoka University

Item Type:Book
ISBN:9781910042298
Number of Pages:268
Uncontrolled Keywords:India ; rape ; journalism ; news ; human rights ; sexual violence ; reportage
Group:Faculty of Media & Communication
ID Code:34772
Deposited By: Unnamed user with email symplectic@symplectic
Deposited On:04 Nov 2020 08:55
Last Modified:04 Nov 2020 08:55

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