• BLONDE AND BLUE EYES
    PATRICIA Evangelista, an 18-year-old communications sophomore at UP Diliman, won the 2004 Best Speaker award in the International Public Speaking competition conducted yearly by the English-Speaking Union (ESU) in London. The petite, poised and pretty Filipina emerged triumphant in a field of...
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  • Blond and Blue Eyes
    Patricia Chanco Evangelista is a debater, TV show host, columnist, segment producer, product endorser and leader. As a 19 year-old student, she became the first Filipina to win the Best Speaker award in the International Public Speaking Competition - an annual contest sponsored by the English-Speaking...
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  • Reaction Paper
    life. Even the looks, they want to be in, they don’t want to be left behind. I guess those are the main topics of this speech by Patricia Evangelista. Patricia Evangelista is a debater, TV show host, columnist, segment producer, product endorser and leader. As a 19 year-old student, she became the first...
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  • Reaction Paper
    life. Even the looks, they want to be in, they don’t want to be left behind. I guess those are the main topics of this speech by Patricia Evangelista. Patricia Evangelista is a debater, TV show host, columnist, segment producer, product endorser and leader. As a 19 year-old student, she became the first...
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  • Sociology
    nationalism was underscored by Patricia Evangelista, who was then a student at the University of the Philippines, during the international public speaking competition conducted by the English Speaking Union in London in 2004. In her speech, entitled Blonde and Blue Eyes, Evangelista discussed the Filipino diaspora...
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  • Reaction Paper
    better life. Even the looks, they want to be in, they don¶t want to be leftbehind. I guess those are the main topics of this speech by Patricia Evangelista.Patricia Evangelista is a debater, TV show host, columnist, segment producer,product endorser and leader. As a 19 year-old student, she became the first...
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  • Anna Sui
    sportswear companies. During this time she began designing clothing out of her apartment. With the encouragement of friends Naomi Campbell and Linda Evangelista, Sui launched her first runway show in 1991.[5] "That those professional beauties were then at the height of their fame helped stoke the reception...
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  • Marketing
    the image of a blonde, blue eyed and white-skinned person, has left a deep mark on our psyche as a society. Is it any wonder then that Patricia Evangelista (the award winning writer) began her award –winning speech at London with the story that she wanted to be blonde and blue-eyed? It was true when...
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  • American Foreign Policy
    the terrorists to attack again. The second alternative to war is to legally infiltrate and prosecute terrorists. In an article written by Matthew Evangelista, he describes how the United States could legally and peacefully bring down terrorist organizations and prosecute them using the criminal justice...
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  • What It’s Like to Be a Black Girl by Patricia Smith Compared to Country Lovers by Nadine Gordimer.
    Be a Black Girl by Patricia Smith Compared to Country Lovers by Nadine Gordimer. Carolynn Hanson ENG125: Introduction to Literature (ABG1239A) Instructor: Corey King October 15, 2012 When comparing and contrasting the poem What It’s Like to Be a Black Girl by Patricia Smith with the short...
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  • A Blacks Woman Struggle
    pieces that I have encountered that left an emotional mark on me were “The Welcome Table” by Alice Walker and “What it is like to be a black girl” by Patricia Smith. In these two literary pieces the depiction of how racism plays a huge role in black women lives are displayed to the world to rise an understanding...
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  • Island Man Essay
    “wild seabirds” and there is the steady “sound of blue surf” which is another example of colour; the word “blue” shows you it is the sea he is referring to; has used colour to describe the Caribbean’s positive atmosphere:“blue” is bright and upbeat. Also “blue surf” is an example of synaesthesia which combines...
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  • Essay
    inferior by the white people as well as black men. The story “The Welcome Table” written by Walker and the poem “What It’s Like to Be a Black Girl” by Patricia Smith are two literary works that illustrate both racism and discrimination towards black women in the American society in the past, present and even...
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  • What It’s Like to Be a Black Girl and Child of the Americas
    The poems speak about how hard it was for women to be accepted if they were not of the Caucasian race. Aurora Levins Morales is a Puerto Rican, and Patricia Smith is an African American, but they both experience some of the same life challenges. They try to explain how hard it is to try to fix in to society...
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    saying: “Adam knew Gwen liked him.” You’ll have 
to say: “Between classes, Gwen had always leaned on his locker when he’d
 go to open it. She’s roll her eyes and shove off with one foot, 
leaving a black-heel mark on the painted metal, but she also left the
 smell of her perfume. The combination lock would...
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  • Belonging
    Cheryl Dobson parted the window blinds and peered outside. It was a warm April afternoon: a patch of green, a fleck of blue. Her eyes scanned the gardens swarming with all the Seven Ages of Man. Some sat, one leg over the other, quietly breathing in the crisp air, while others enjoyed the challenge of...
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  • Abortion
    Abortion happens everywhere throughout the world. Unsafe abortions result in 70,000 maternal deaths and 5 million hospital admissions per year. Patricia Bauer writes to the world. She wants to let everyone out there that they’re not alone and she understands what is it like to care for a special ed...
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  • Random
    tests the endurance of a soldier and his family The Devil You Know John B. Renehan Keeping the peace in Ramadi calls for a little moral dexterity Blue-Collar Brilliance Mike Rose Questioning assumptions about intelligence, work, and social class Enough Already Mark Edmundson What I'd really like...
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  • Whats Its Like to Be a Black Girl
    The two stories I chose to write about and found interesting were Country Lovers by Nadine Gordimer and What It’s like to be a Black Girl by Patricia Smith. The comparison and contrast seems ironic because these are stories of two different ethnical backgrounds that share some of the same struggles....
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  • Comparison Paper of Child of the Americas by Aurora Levin Morales and What’s It Like to Be a Black Girl by Patricia Smith
    Americas by Aurora Levin Morales and what’s it like to be a Black Girl by Patricia Smith The literary works I will compare are “Child of the Americas” by Aurora Levin Morales and “What’s It like to be a Black Girl” by Patricia Smith. The works focus on the psyche of two women of African descent, plagued...
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