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The media furore surrounding Rihanna and Chris Brown is a missed opportunity for helpful discussion about intimate partner violence

Gray, Harriet (2012) The media furore surrounding Rihanna and Chris Brown is a missed opportunity for helpful discussion about intimate partner violence. Engenderings (08 Mar 2012). Website.

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Abstract

In this post, Harriet Gray, first year PhD student at the LSE Gender Institute, discusses how the public discourse surrounding Chris Brown’s abuse of then-girlfriend and singer Rihanna has turned in to a discourse of victim blaming rather than being used as something constructive to publicly discuss the issues surrounding domestic violence.

Item Type: Online resource (Website)
Official URL: http://blogs.lse.ac.uk/gender/
Additional Information: © 2012 The Author(s); Online
Divisions: Gender Studies
Subjects: H Social Sciences > HN Social history and conditions. Social problems. Social reform
H Social Sciences > HQ The family. Marriage. Woman
N Fine Arts > NE Print media
P Language and Literature > PN Literature (General) > PN1990 Broadcasting
Sets: Departments > Gender Institute
Collections > LSE Engenderings Blog
Date Deposited: 25 May 2017 09:39
Last Modified: 21 Dec 2019 00:34
URI: http://eprints.lse.ac.uk/id/eprint/78823

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