The “Black Widow” media discourse: “desperation, irrationality and vendetta” in Dagestan

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Krulisova, K;
  • Publisher: Metropolitni Univerzita Praha

This work examines how the media representation of the female self-martyrs of Dagestan and Chechnya, often dubbed “Black Widows”, portrays them as irrational, hysterical and/or desperate. The replication of the “Chechen Black Widow” narrative, applied to any female self... View more
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