A Rhetorical Question: How Can Tourism Lead to Violence?

Shevaun Watson is featured in October’s L&S In Focus for her research in the rhetoric of southern heritage tourism. The article explores her research in relation to the Charleston church shooting that took place earlier this year. Watson outlines the dangers of these tourism narratives which downplay the legacy of racism.

Read the full article here: http://www4.uwm.edu/letsci/publications/upload/10-October-2015-In-Focus.pdf