Essays about: "Yana Snizhko"

Found 1 essay containing the words Yana Snizhko.

  1. 1. “I can’t stop being an activist” : study on mediated activism and social change in Belarusian LGBT+ community

    University essay from Stockholms universitet/Institutionen för mediestudier

    Author : Yana Snizhko; [2018]
    Keywords : mediated activism; LGBT activism; collective connective action; social media; Belarus; ;

    Abstract : During the last five years mediated activism dedicated to LGBT+ issues in Belarus has flourished despite restrictive context: several new online initiatives, including a media project, have been launched. The current study investigates how one of the most politically underprivileged and marginalized groups – LGBT+ activists – make use of online social media to advocate for positive social and political modification in the Belarusian society. READ MORE