Racial Shorthand: Coded Discrimination Contested in Social Media

Session abstract or description: 

This panel presents contributions to the forthcoming digital collection called Racial Shorthand: Coded Discrimination Contested in Social Media. Participants will discuss their contributions to the collection that highlight how communities of color draw on rhetorical traditions and linguistic technologies to compose multimodal digital and non-digital literacy projects, as well as how racist discourse circulates in response to non-white representations of "Americans" and misrepresentations of women of color online.

Session type: 
Panel
Session hashtag: 
d11
Session room: 
Davis 1121
Session time: 
Concurrent Session D