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3054. The increased use of digital tools for POLITICAL ACTIVISM HAS TRIGGERED HEATED DEBATES ABOUT THE EFFECTIVENESS activism has triggered heated debates about the effectiveness digital campaigns for political change and feminist causes "While technology’s immediacy and transnational reach have broadened the potential impact of activism it has at the "technology’s immediacy and transnational

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S656. With twenty first century FEMINIST ACTIVISM BY ACCOUNTING FOR THE activism by accounting for the of popfeminist moments and movements its sometimes illegible meanings affects and aesthetics By investigating transnational media ranging from popfeminist performance art music street activism "Blogs And Hashtags To Literature Film "and hashtags to literature film academic and protests the authors demonstrate that activist art through the lens of awkwardness can yield a nuanced critiue By developing awkwardness .