Essays Tagged: "Spectator"


game. Because of its continuous action and frequent scoring, basketball is one of the most popular spectator as well as participant sports in the world.Court and TeamsThe measurements of American and ... herwise mounted so that its lower edge is about 9 ft above the court. Backboards originated to keep spectators from interfering with the game. The baskets are attached firmly to the backboards about 1 ...

(6 pages) 154 1 5.0 Dec/1996

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Health & Medicine > Sports

Epic Theatre, The Caucasian Chalk Circle, brought to life by German playwright, Bertolt Brecht

"Epic Theatre turns the spectator into an observer, but arouses his capacity for action, forces him to take decisions...the ...

(4 pages) 162 0 2.6 Jan/1997

Subjects: Art Essays > Drama

Aesthetics Definition - This essay was simply to personally define the term aesthetics for my art appreciation class.

kes anything even more beautiful. Beauty can be something to perceive or observe, but only when the spectator becomes a participant, can someone truly begin to appreciate it for all that it may have t ...

(2 pages) 82 0 5.0 Mar/2003

Subjects: Art Essays

Analysis of Pico Lyer's short story "Nowhere Man".

orld. I define a transit lounger as person who has lost herself or himself by becoming professional spectator of their fate, life and world. But whether they like to admit it or not, he or she clings ...

(2 pages) 51 1 4.6 May/2003

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > World Literature

This essay displays a clear depiction of art and its evolving from pre-historic times to recent times including citations.

ns because it can be perceived differently than the artist intended, based on the background of the spectator.The peoples of the world have drawn or created all kinds of art for centuries! Art has alw ...

(5 pages) 77 0 4.3 Aug/2003

Subjects: Art Essays

How the Conflict Between Roman Duty And Egyptian Sensuousness Develops The Tragedy Of Antony And Cleopatra Comments: More focus on final scene was expected.

he protagonist's demise in light of this weakness, as his sense of honour catalyses it, leaving the spectator feeling morally inferior. Antony and Cleopatra's first exchange depicts Antony as a man ru ... duty and Egyptian sensuousness is indecisive, further justifying Antony's demise in the mind of the spectator.

(7 pages) 65 0 3.0 Dec/2003

Subjects: History Term Papers > European History > Roman History

Benjamin Franklin - A man before his time!

oks and periodicals. His favorite author was Joseph Addison, and he basically memorized the English Spectator. Benjamin provided the prototype for qualities that in his day, and ever since has been re ...

(4 pages) 118 1 4.7 Feb/2004

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > Biographies

Liabilities in long distance endurance sports.

of sports and physical activities there are possibility of inherent risks to both participants and spectators. As long as participants want to get involved in sporting activity, either in professiona ... parcel of the activity. Although there existence of risk in sport activity to both participants and spectator, there is no need of guarantee of absolute safety. Because, participants owe legal duties ...

(10 pages) 47 0 3.0 Mar/2004

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Health & Medicine > Sports

A Comparative Analysis of The Rape of the Lock and The Spectator

Alexander Pope's The Rape of the Lock and Joseph Addison's The Spectator are both satires that gently criticize the lives of the wealthy classes in the early eight ... pic narrates the uproar that results when the Baron cuts Belinda's lock of hair. The diarist in The Spectator chronicles his banal daily routine. The mock epic critiques young aristocrats while Addiso ...

(2 pages) 36 0 0.0 Mar/2004

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > European Literature > Poetry

"An analysis of Mark Rothko's 1938 painting Subway Scene"

s wide but the use of cool colours (in particular greys and blues) has the effect of distancing the spectator from the scene. Furthermore, emphasis is placed on colour rather than detail because the b ... the railings and pillars) segregates the figures from one another and more significantly, from the spectator. The overlapping of these objects gives the scene perspective, but along with the idea of ...

(2 pages) 62 0 3.5 Apr/2004

Subjects: Art Essays > Works of Art

Look carefully at Jacob Isaacksz van Ruisdael's 'Wheatfields'. Please give an account of the composition of this painting.

. 1670 in the later years of his life.The organisation of Ruisdael's pictorial space encourages the spectator to feel small. The mass of the rustic, realistic natural environment is encumbering, with ... natural environment is encumbering, with the small figures of people and animals. The angle of the spectator's vision is directly central to the picture plane, which allows us an expansive view to bo ...

(1 pages) 153 2 4.8 May/2004

Subjects: Art Essays > Works of Art

The Metamorphosis

frame. It showed a lady, with a fur hat on and a fur stole, sitting upright and holding out to the spectator a huge fur muff into which the whole of her forearm had vanished!Gregor's eyes turned next ...

(85 pages) 97 0 4.5 May/2004

Subjects: Literature Research Papers

Blade Runner (MOVIE) starring Harrison Ford

till the end of the movie. Many assumptions about the plot and the final of the movie appear in the spectator's mind, but not one of these assumptions lasts long. Numerous deceptions in the plot grip ... he smartest. Roy kills his creator Tyrell. The effect of his actions fulfils the expectation of the spectator for a ruthless machine.The main deception in the plot is also the main cause that holds th ...

(3 pages) 64 1 3.6 Jun/2004

Subjects: Art Essays > Music History & Studies

Hamlet: Truly mad or acting mad. An essay about role playing in Shakespeare's "Hamlet".

aracter of Hamlet. He points at the different impressions Hamlet makes on his co-characters and the spectator can only refer to these onstage interactions. A diverse character like Hamlet therefore le ...

(2 pages) 77 1 4.5 Jul/2004

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > European Literature > Authors > Shakespeare > Hamlet

In Mary Sheriff's opinion, what is the subject of Elisabeth Vigee-Lebrun's painting Self Portrait 1790 ?

e art of painting. In this composition her face lit by bounced light Vigee-LeBrun looks towards the spectator, she is seated upright, posed and poised very much in an aristocratic manner in front of h ...

(2 pages) 38 0 4.3 Aug/2004

Subjects: Art Essays > Artists

Short Oral response of Augusto Boal's Image THeatre

and their actions imposed upon you by a director, the tyrannical dictator of theatre, or you were a spectator, passively watching the spectacle onstage that would very often have nothing to do with yo ... othing to do with your life. Through his various forms of TO, Boal was able to turn the audience of spectators into spect-actors, protagonists, lively participants. At the beginning of his theatrical ...

(4 pages) 25 0 3.0 Oct/2004

Subjects: Art Essays > Drama

Sane in the Midst of Corruption; an essay on Shakespeare's Hamlet by: Katy

zing Hamlet, the play, is often defined by the impression he has in watching Hamlet's actions, as a spectator. Over the years it has been debated whether or not Hamlet's actions were actually the resu ...

(7 pages) 40 1 5.0 Nov/2004

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > European Literature > Authors > Shakespeare > Hamlet

Pi - Coded Nature - Cryptology

sful example of these types of films. In this movie director has tried to explain and influence the spectator about the patterns in the nature. His basis suggestion is that "Mathematics is the languag ... amera actions and details about environment of place. By the help of these things and actresses the spectators are concentrating mentally very easy.From start to the end of the film, the main characte ...

(2 pages) 21 0 5.0 Mar/2005

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

Spectatorship and Identification in "Sleepless in Seattle".

Spectatorship in the cinema refers to the relationship between a film (its content, and how this con ... tionship between a film (its content, and how this content is portrayed), and the film's viewer (or spectator). The use of the term 'relationship' in cinematic spectatorship applies to the way a spect ... encourage an audience to become more involved in the narrative and plot, and in doing so, encourage spectatorship. There are two types of cinematic identification; primary and secondary. Primary ident ...

(7 pages) 28 0 5.0 Sep/2005

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

Politics & Mass Media.

dispensable Chomsky", showed how the conventional press is run by the political economy and how the spectator is made into a pawn. The author constructs a propaganda model in which he exposes how the ... e people. The mass media, therefore, is a business tool that is used to program the population. The spectator is told what kind of desire he/she must have.Governments are conscious of the political si ...

(6 pages) 133 1 4.7 Oct/2005

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Communication Studies > The Media