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266: Reclaiming Language

Do you “reclaim” a word with negative connotation to describe yourself in a positive way?

Show notes and links:
[contentcards url=”https://web.archive.org/web/20051025220344/http://mpsa.indiana.edu/conf2003papers/1032831537.pdf”]
[contentcards url=”https://www.theguardian.com/media/mind-your-language/2015/oct/30/power-grab-reclaiming-words-can-be-such-a-bitch”]
[contentcards url=”http://feministing.com/2011/05/16/a-few-words-about-reclaiming-%E2%80%9Cslut%E2%80%9D/”]
[contentcards url=”http://time.com/4300170/female-word/”]
[contentcards url=”http://time.com/4079176/suffragette-word-history-film/”]