#CancelCulture: Examining definitions and motivations

  title={\#CancelCulture: Examining definitions and motivations},
  author={Edson C. Tandoc and Beverly Tan Hui Ru and Gabrielle Lee Huei and Ng Min Qi Charlyn and Rachel Angeline Chua and Zhang Hao Goh},
  journal={New Media \& Society},
While cancel culture has become a social media buzzword, scholarly understanding of this phenomenon is still at its nascent stage. To contribute to a more nuanced understanding of cancel culture, this study uses a sequential exploratory mixed-methods approach by starting with in-depth interviews with social media users ( n = 20) followed by a national online survey ( n = 786) in Singapore. Through the interviews, we found that our participants understand cancel culture as more than just a mob… 



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