Essays Tagged: "Glamour"

Strictly ballroom

Australian culture and the tradition of Federation ballroom dancing. Ballroom dancing is all about glamour and winning, they don?t believe in dancing meaningful for enjoyment. To them it is just a co ... our career would be finished. The sequin-studded, cutthroat world of ballroom dancing was all about glamour and looks. Scott went against the Federation by dancing his own steps. An example was the op ...

(5 pages) 125 0 4.1 Mar/2002

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

Should There Be Stricter Laws On Pornography?

', by Susan Jacoby. Susan has written many articles on women's issues for popular magazines such as Glamour, McCalls, and The Nation. This article appeared in her syndicated 'Hers' column in 1978. Jac ...

(3 pages) 122 0 4.8 Nov/1996

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Health & Medicine > Sex & Sexuality

Hello Shanghai

East-mountain peak. The chirpy larks have always been early birds, dancing in the park, lauding the glamour of the sun. Then, rising gradually kitchen smoke, accompanied by people greeting remarks, ho ...

(2 pages) 67 0 4.8 Feb/2003

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > Creative Writing > Descriptive Essays

Personal Response and analyzation to the poem Dulce et Decorum est by Owen. It identifies literary and rhetorical devices used.

weet and honorable thing. The title of the poem first suggested to me a poem of brave glory and the glamour of war; however, as I began to read, the words frightened me. Every piece of literary work I ...

(1 pages) 32 0 1.8 Dec/2003

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > European Literature > Poetry

"Beneath the Glamour" Vienna's History and City Structure

"Beneath the Glamour"Vienna's History and City StructureUrban Revitalization Research ProjectThe inner core of Vi ...

(7 pages) 94 1 4.7 Dec/2003

Subjects: Area & Country Studies Essays

Essay on Entertainment. Gabler says that it is bad for the mind. This is an arguement to that.

urn morality. Anything viewed on television seems to be amazement for the audiences. Of course, the glamour and popularity they see is something they too want in their lives. In time, the monkey see, ...

(2 pages) 54 0 4.0 Jan/2004

Subjects: Art Essays > Performing Arts

A Stink Of Glamour, This essay covers the topic of influence of magazine advertising on the consumer.

A Stink Of GlamourFive large eye-catching block letters top the page: "SMELL". Below appears a puzzling, non-re ... ords printed in bolder lettering stand out. Among these darker words are repetitions of the prefix "glamour." The "Smello line" claims to be "instantly Popular Always" letting buyers become "Super Fab ...

(3 pages) 137 3 3.9 Feb/2004

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Society and community

Analysis of Langston Hughes.

being used to convey what the mother's life has been like. The "crystal stair" represents a life of glamour and magnificence. The mother is telling her son that there is no glamour in her life. She sa ...

(4 pages) 149 0 3.0 Mar/2004

Subjects: Literature Research Papers

As a Director, how would you cast and direct the roles of Oberon and Titania to communicate your ideas about the individuals and their relationship?

o the fairy world and a weak fairy child was left in its place (protected from discovery by a fairy glamour spell that would render the image of the original baby over it). Oberon wants the child to b ...

(5 pages) 23 0 5.0 Mar/2004

Subjects: Art Essays > Drama

Women and Their Body Image

is women obsessing about their body image. After reading a paragraph of John Lahr's "The Voodoo of Glamour", it made me think why women worry so much about their body image. Glamour has a "lethal eff ... ? We see celebrity women in magazines that look "stunning" or are "dressed to kill" ("The Voodoo of Glamour", 402). Hearing and seeing this over and over eventually stays with us and is expected. Thin ...

(2 pages) 92 1 4.6 Apr/2004

Subjects: Literature Research Papers

Women in the Media: A Devastating Effect

For decades women have graced the pages of print media such as Cosmopolitan, Glamour, and Vogue. Each of these magazines began catering to women with an interest in men, sex, an ...

(4 pages) 179 2 3.7 May/2004

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Communication Studies > The Media

Review of football farm documentary

ct.A small number of players from countries like Japan and China are being targeted by theEuropean "glamour leagues",and not just because they can play soccer.The greater theexposure a club has,the gr ...

(1 pages) 16 0 0.0 Nov/2004

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

The long term effects of playing football

When people think about football they think it's glitz, glamour, and a life of amazement because you're doing what you want and you're getting paid for it. ... ng the game of football and all of them are not good as implicated in this essay. Whether it is the glamour, the traveling, and the stress. Fortunately this essay focuses more on the harder aspects so ...

(2 pages) 15 0 0.0 Mar/2005

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Controversial Issues

"The Myth of the Ideal Woman."

es, from teenagers to middle aged women, read magazines such as Seventeen, Allure, Vogue, Jane, and Glamour, which are filled with dozens of models with couture bodies and flawless faces. This is one ... ms for women living in today's society.Specifically, women are highly conscious of their weight. Glamour magazine surveyed women on what they would want to accomplish if they could achieve any goal ...

(3 pages) 67 1 4.5 Oct/2005

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Controversial Issues

Critically identify and discuss how stars produce meanings? You may research a star that you are interested in: Consider researching films, promotion, publicity, criticism and commentary et al.

ll have to audition and do not usually have to do the publicity which stars do. They do not get the glamour of being a star. It is rare that even for stars that all their films will be major successes ...

(4 pages) 48 0 3.5 Nov/2005

Subjects: Art Essays > Film & TV Studies > Actors

Life in a land of poverty and overpopulation

and a 4-year-old boy can pick pocket you so fast that you wont see or hear him coming. This is the glamour and charm of India. This is a country that never sleeps- where honking buses and cars decora ...

(5 pages) 60 0 4.0 Apr/2006

Subjects: Area & Country Studies Essays > Travel Descriptions

Case Study-Pronto Plactics

moulded kitchenware. The company has two product lines which is the Pronto plates and cups and the Glamour containers and bowls.Pronto Plastic's corporate strategy is that they are serving in a kitch ... position in the market. Therefore, there is still growth in the Pronto product line.Meanwhile, the Glamour product line is still new in the market and the product is in its initial stages of growth. ...

(9 pages) 76 0 3.8 Jun/2006

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Case Studies

Stereotypical Stereotype

the interests of what the female readers of these magazines are interested in knowing. For example, Glamour, Health, and Martha Stewart Living are women consumer magazines and their three main categor ... surprise magazine producers because their stereotypical consumer would want the physically fit one.'Glamour' has a very specific stereotype in mind when it when it comes to their articles and layouts. ...

(4 pages) 49 0 4.0 Jul/2006

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Communication Studies > The Media

Sports and the media(how media affect teenagers and generally people)

zi. People admire these sportspeople because of their wealth and fame. Media always brings up their glamour, success and failures. It even tells us about their private lives; who is marrying who, what ...

(7 pages) 108 0 5.0 Aug/2006

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Communication Studies > The Media

"Gattaca" Essay: 'Explain how director Andrew Niccol offers a warning about 'tampering with nature' through his film, Gattaca'

judices of life ruled by genetics and warns about a dysfunctional society. Underneath the layers of glamour and success handed to those who have been genetically modified lies another world, of in-val ...

(3 pages) 45 0 5.0 Aug/2006

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