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Finding respectability: Divorced women on Kenyan Youtube

Abstract : In this presentation, I will discuss how divorced women in Kenya use YouTube to navigate and negotiate the local moralities to maintain or achieve respectability. I will attempt to show how the interactions in the YouTube comment section are a part of the process of the women renegotiating their status in Kenyan communities. I will demonstrate that how the divorced woman narrates her story is critical for the repositioning and reshaping of her identity in her community.
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Submitted on : Tuesday, April 20, 2021 - 4:36:34 PM
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Norah Kiereri. Finding respectability: Divorced women on Kenyan Youtube. Café du LPED, Apr 2021, Marseille, France. ⟨hal-03203243⟩

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