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Dead Sexy

Just…wow. I know that by it’s very nature, there is something deadly about sexuality and something sexual about death. I know that this relationship, the tensions between these two, are a source of endless fascination, particularly in a culture as … Continue reading

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The Tipping Point?

Tina Brown’s newest project, the news blog The Daily Beast, today published the findings of a poll they conducted post-election looking at a broad array of issues pertaining to attitudes and opinions about women, politics, and the media. The poll, … Continue reading

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Nattering Nabobs of Negativism

    I thought I’d post a brief personal response I wrote for a class in which we were discussing Laura Mulvey’s “Visual Pleasure and Narrative Cinema” and Richard Dyer’s “Stereotyping“. Mulvey discusses the construction of gender and the “male … Continue reading

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