Kaitlynn Mendes Publications

Publications

Books

Mendes, K., Ringrose, J, & Keller, J. (2019) Digital Feminist Activism: Women and Girls Fight Back Against Rape Culture. Oxford: Oxford University Press.

Mendes, K. (ed) (2017) Gender and the Media (Critical Concepts in Media and Cultural Studies Series). Abingdon: Routledge.

Mendes, K. (2015) SlutWalk: Feminism, activism & media. Basingstoke: Palgrave Macmillan

Silva, K. and Mendes, K. (eds.) (2015) Feminist Erasures: Challenging Backlash Culture. Basingstoke: Palgrave Macmillan.

Mendes, K. (2011) Feminism in the News: Representations of the Women’s Movement Since the 1960s. Basingstoke: Palgrave Macmillan.

Journal Articles

Mendes, K., Keller, J., and Ringrose, J. (2018) ‘Digitized Narratives of Sexual Violence:  A case study of #BeenRapedNeverReported and Who Needs Feminism?’ New Media & Society. 21(6): 1290-1310.

Mendes, K., Ringrose, J., and Keller, J. (2018) ‘#MeToo and the Promise and Pitfalls of challenging rape culture through Digital Feminist Activism’, European Journal of Women’s Studies, 25(1).

Keller, J., Mendes, K., & Ringrose, J. (2018) ‘Speaking Unspeakable Things: Documenting Digital Feminist Responses to Rape Culture’, Journal of Gender Studies, 27(1): 22-36.

Boyce Kay, J. and Mendes, K. (2018) ‘Gender, Media and the Production of Historical Memory: Changing Representations of the Suffragette Emily Wilding Davison in British Newspapers, 1913-2013’, Media History.

Mendes, K. (2015) ‘SlutWalk, Feminism and News’, Media Report to Women, Summer (August).

Mendes, K. (2012) “‘Feminism rules! Now, where’s my swimsuit?’  Re-evaluating Feminist Discourse in Print Media 1968-2008” Media, Culture & Society,34(5): 554-570.

Mendes, K (2011) “The lady is a closet feminist!: Discourses of backlash and postfeminism in British and American newspapers” International Journal of Cultural Studies, 14(6): 1-17.

Mendes, K. (2011) “Reporting the Women’s Movement: News Coverage of Second-Wave Feminism in US and UK Newspapers, 1968-1982” Feminist Media Studies, 11(4): 483-498.

Mendes, K. (2011) “Framing Feminism” Social Movement Studies, 10(1): 81-98

Mendes, K. (2011) “Reading Chatelaine: Dr. Marion Hilliard and 1950s Women’s Health Advice,” Canadian Journal of Communication. 35(4): 515-531.

Mendes, K. and Carter, C. (2008). “Feminist and Gender Media Studies: an overview,” Sociology Compass, 2(6): 1701-1718.

Book Chapters & Encyclopaedia Entries

Mendes, K. and Dikwal-Bot, D. (forthcoming) ‘Feminist Media Activism’, In K. Ross, F. Attwood, V. Cardo, J. Mercer, and S. Moorti (Eds.) Encyclopaedia of Gender, Media and Communication

Ringrose, J. & Mendes, K. (forthcoming) “Networked Counter Publics: loitering, witnessing and the leaky spread of embodied digital feminist affectivisms” In Katie Warfeld, Carolina Cambre and Crystal Abidin (Eds) Me-diated InterFaces: Representation, presentation and embodiment online. London, Oxford & New York: Bloomsbury Press.

Mendes, K. (forthcoming) ‘Twitter was like magic”: Challenges, Opportunities and Experiences of Social Media Use Amongst Feminist Leaders’ In Taras, D. and Davis, R. (eds) Political Leadership and Social Media. London and New York: Routledge.

Boyce Kay, J. and Mendes, K. (in press 2019) ‘Feminism in the Press and the Feminist Press, 1900-2017’, In M. Conboy & D. Finklestein (eds.) History of Newspapers and Periodicals in Britain and Ireland 1650-2011, Edinburgh: Edinburgh University Press.

Mendes, K. (in press 2019) ‘Digital Feminist Cultures’ In Forster, L., Hollows, J., Rehberg Sedo, D., and Harvey, M. (eds.) Women's Periodicals and Print Culture in Britain, 1940s-2000s: The Contemporary Period (Edinburgh University Press).

Mendes, K., Belisário, K., and Ringrose, J. (2019) ‘Digitized Narratives of Rape: Disclosing Sexual Violence Through Pain Memes’ In Ulrika Andersson, Monika Edgren, Lena Karlsson and Gabriella Nilsson (eds.) Rape Narratives in Motion. Basingstoke: Palgrave Macmillan.

Mendes, K. and Ringrose, J. (2019) ‘Digital Feminist Activism: #MeToo and the everyday experiences of challenging rape culture’ in Bianca Fileborn and Rachel Loney-Howes (eds.) #MeToo. Basingstoke: Palgrave Macmillan.

Ringrose, J. and Mendes, K. (2018) ‘Mediated Affect & Feminist Solidarity: Teens’ using Twitter to challenge “rape culture” in and around school’ In Tony Sampson, Darren Ellis and Stephen Maddison (eds.) Affect and Social Media, London: Rowman and Littlefield.

Mendes, K. (2017) ‘SlutWalk, emotion and protest’, In P. Reilly, A. Veneti, and D. Atanasova (eds.) Politics, Protest, Emotion: Interdisciplinary Perspectives. Sheffield: University of Sheffield.

Mendes, K. (2017) ‘Discursive Activism and Counter-Memories of SlutWalk’ In J. Boyce Kay, C. Shaw, C. Mahoney and C. Meakin (Eds.)Mediated Pasts: Memory and Visual Culture. Jefferson, NC: McFarland.

Mendes, K. (2015) ‘SlutWalk, Feminism and News’, In K. Silva & K. Mendes (eds) Feminist Erasures: Challenging Backlash Culture. Basingstoke: Palgrave MacMillan.

Boyce Kay, J. and Mendes, K. (2014) “Home Comforts? Gender and Family” In Conboy, Martin and Steel, John (eds) Routledge Companion to British Media History. London: Routledge.

Byerly, C. and Mendes, K. (2014) “Sexism in the Media” In Donsbach, Wolfgang eds. Concise Encyclopaedia of Communication. Malden, MA: Blackwell Publishing.

Carter, C. and Mendes, K (2014) “Feminist and Gender Studies” In Donsbach, Wolfgang eds. Concise Encyclopaedia of Communication, Malden, MA: Blackwell Publishing

Mendes, K. (2013) “Women’s Status in British Newsrooms”, In Byerly, Carolyn (ed). Women's Status in News Organizations: A Structural Analysis.Basingstoke: Palgrave MacMillan

Carter, C., Allan, S., Messenger Davies, M., and Mendes, K. (2013) “News, Children and Citizenship: User-Generated Content and the BBC’s NewsroundWebsite” In Thornham, H. and Popple, S. (Eds) Content Cultures: Transformations of user generated content in public service broadcasting. IB Tauris.

Mendes, K. (2012) “Sexualization in the Media” In Donsbach, Wolfgang eds. International Encyclopaedia of Communication, 2nd edition. Malden, MA: Blackwell Publishing.

Byerly, C. and Mendes, K. (2012) “Sexism in the Media” In Donsbach, Wolfgang eds. International Encyclopaedia of Communication, 2nd edition. Malden, MA: Blackwell Publishing.

Carter, C. and Mendes, K (2012). “Feminist and Gender Studies” In Donsbach, Wolfgang eds. International Encyclopaedia of Communication, 2nd edition.Malden, MA: Blackwell Publishing

Silva K. and Mendes, K. (2012) “Negotiating the local/global in feminist media studies: Conversations with Ana Carolina Escosteguy and Anita Gurumurthy” in Carter, Cynthia and McLaughlin, Lisa (eds) Current Perspectives in Feminist Media Studies. Abingdon, Routledge, pp. 128-137.

Mendes, K., Carter, C., and Messenger Davies, M. (2010) “Journalism and the children’s public sphere” In Ed. Allan, S.  Companion to News and Journalism Studies. London: Routledge.

Mendes, K. (2007). “Sexualization in the Media” In Donsbach, Wolfgang eds. International Encyclopaedia of Communication. Malden, MA: Blackwell Publishing.

Carter, C. and Mendes, K (2007). “Feminist and Gender Studies” In Donsbach, Wolfgang eds. International Encyclopaedia of Communication. Malden, MA: Blackwell Publishing.

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