Journals Higher Education



Published: 01 April 2022

192 Pages | 4 figures

6 1/8 x 9 1/4 inches

ISBN: 9780190076191

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Personal but Not Private

Queer Women, Sexuality, and Identity Modulation on Digital Platforms

Author Stefanie Duguay

  • Explores how queer women share and maintain their identities across Tinder, Instagram, and Vine despite overlapping technological, social, economic, and political concerns
  • Introduces the term "identity modulation" to describe how queer women and other individuals adjust or modify their personal information on digital platforms
  • Combines personal interviews with novel empirical research, including the walkthrough method

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