Essays Tagged: "Dietrich"

"More than a Icon". This essay explains Marlene Dietrich's significance as a movie star and her role in the 1930's.

"Marlene Dietrich"... the name alone makes a statement. However, every legend has a beginning. She was born M ... e name alone makes a statement. However, every legend has a beginning. She was born Marie Magdalene Dietrich, but by the end of WW 1 Dietrich´s first name was shortened to "Marlene". Marlene Die ... glamour and beauty, a symbol of anti-fascism, a symbol of survival and - a symbol of sexual freedom.Dietrich was both gay and straight, masculine and feminine. She was nicknamed "the best dressed man ...

(3 pages) 102 1 3.7 Apr/2002

Subjects: Art Essays > Film & TV Studies > Actors

Comparison on "Song of Songs" by Ellen Gilchrist and "Shopping" by Joyce Carol Oates

The other lost contact with her mother at an early age and is experiencing a lack of belonging.Mrs. Dietrich, the protagonist in "Shopping," is a divorced woman who is seeking a love response from her ... a love response from her 17 year old daughter, Nola. One day before Nola goes back to school, Mrs. Dietrich and she go shopping. The mother hopes that by taking Nola shopping she will become more in ...

(4 pages) 74 0 4.6 Mar/2003

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American

Then hollywood star system and its importance to society

yday society these 'stars' had. Within this analysis I will make reference to the film star Marlene Dietrich as a reinforcement of the opinions I offer through my discussion.The Hollywood Studio Syste ... or in movie success has not diminished.A case-study example of a convention defying 'star' (Marlene Dietrich)" Dietrich is an extreme case - not just because she simultaneously emphasized the erotic a ...

(9 pages) 109 0 5.0 Feb/2004

Subjects: Art Essays > Film & TV Studies > Film Review and Analysis

All about Johann Carl Friedrich Gauss

hea Bentze, was the semiliterate daughter of a stonemason and worked as a maid. His father, Gebhard Dietrich, was a poorly - educated foreman, gardener, laborer of different trades, and an assistant t ...

(2 pages) 21 0 3.0 Apr/2004

Subjects: Science Essays > Mathematics

Arguments for and against an australian bill of rights

to expressly state what rights the law is willing to bestow upon Australians.Kirby argues that the Dietrich v R, Mabo (No 2) and ACT v Cth all show an intention of the high court to create a judicial ...

(3 pages) 59 0 3.0 Jul/2004

Subjects: Law & Government Essays

Johann Sebastian Bach

as his very first composition.When he was done with his composition, he went to Lobeak to listen to Dietrich Baxtehude. He had to walk there by foot. The walk was 200 miles.In 1707, Bach married Maria ...

(1 pages) 5 0 0.0 Apr/2001

Subjects: Humanities Essays

Maria Magdalene Dietrich: The Woman on the Screen

Maria Magdalene Dietrich was born in the Berlin suburbs of Schoneberg on December 27, 1901 to an officer of the Roya ... rbs of Schoneberg on December 27, 1901 to an officer of the Royal Prussian Police, Louis Erich Otto Dietrich, and Wilhelmina Elizabeth Josephine Felsing, who was from a well-known family of Berlin jew ... of Berlin jewelers. Although, her family was not rich, they did live a very comfortable life; where Dietrich was taught to play the piano and the violin. It was with the ever persistent war of World W ...

(3 pages) 519 0 0.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: Art Essays > Film & TV Studies > Film Review and Analysis