Mean Girls, Michelle Carter, and the Criminalization of Girls' Communication

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Mean Girls, Michelle Carter, and the Criminalization of Girls' Communication

This event occurred in the past

Mean Girls, Michelle Carter, and the Criminalization of Girls' Communication

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Date and Time

  • Monday, September 30, 2019 from 4:30 p.m. to 5:30 p.m.

Location

Saints Tekakwitha and Serra Hall, Humanities Center

5998 Alcala Park San Diego, CA 92110

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Can words kill? Is a text as deadly as a bullet? In this presentation, Dr. Emily Ryalls explores two sensational cases in which girls were charged with felonies when their communication was framed as causing suicide. Dr. Ryalls considers the implications of a media narrative that depicts girls as committing murder with words.

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College of Arts and Sciences

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