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“It was like a swarm of hornets attacking a bunch of butterflies” : newspaper representations of the rioters involved in the Stonewall riots in 1969

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Author: Piiroinen, Nea1
Organizations: 1University of Oulu, Faculty of Humanities, History
Format: ebook
Version: published version
Access: open
Online Access: PDF Full Text (PDF, 0.6 MB)
Pages: 31
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Language: English
Published: Oulu : N. Piiroinen, 2020
Publish Date: 2020-06-01
Thesis type: Bachelor's thesis


This BA thesis focuses on the rioters of Stonewall riots in New York in 1969 and the ways the rioters were represented in major and underground newspapers. Additional focus is on whether there were differences between the representations in major and underground newspapers.

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