• Hierarchy of Gender: Sexism vs. Feminism in the Surrealist Ring
    – Sexism and the Ideal Woman 7 1.1 – Breaking Boundaries? 7 1.2 – Male Objectification 9 1.2.1 – Man Ray 9 1.2.2 – Hans Bellmer 11 1.3 – Feminist Response 13 1.3.1 – Lee Miller: Revenge on Culture 14 1.3.2 – Mimi Parent: Mistress 16 Section 2 – Surrealism’s Defense 18 2.1 – Rene Magritte:...
    Premium 4795 Words 17 Pages
  • The Hidden Gender Stereotypes in the Animations the Little Mermaid and Tangled
    The Hidden Gender Stereotypes in the Animations The Little Mermaid and Tangled Erlina EKAWATI ABSTRACT After the success of the feminist movement in the early 1960s, gender stereotypes are considered as not a big issue anymore. Many people tried to break gender stereotypes especially in mass media...
    Premium 7527 Words 18 Pages
  • Feminism in Fairytales
    expressed by Leslee Kuyendal and Brian Sturem in their article “We Said Feminist Fairy Tales, Not Fractured Fairy Tales!” fairy tales “reflect and reproduce the patriarchal values of the society that crafted them”(“We Said Feminist…” page 1). The men in these tales are brave and assertive, while the women...
    Premium 2309 Words 6 Pages
  • Women's Culture in Society
    at work. Explain. * How do gender, race, sexuality, political economy, and violence intersect in an ordinary object like the banana? (possible essay question) * Corporations in first world countries would collaborate with elites and create monopolies around commodities around pineapples, bananas...
    Premium 2374 Words 7 Pages
  • Apasaja
    more than lament her situation and wish for someone to rescue her. Princesses from the Disney canon that are seen as more feminist (though interpretations vary on just how feminist they really are) are those that exercise agency. In Beauty and the Beast, for instance, Belle's life is shaped by her own...
    Premium 280 Words 1 Pages
  • Tangled
    Essay For many years women have watched or read a fairytale at some point in their childhood. Author Marcia Lieberman discusses the negative qualities about these fairytales in her essay “Some Day My Prince Will Come”. She shows how girls want to be like these princesses by wanting to be pretty and...
    Premium 746 Words 2 Pages
  • The Edible Woman Landscapes
    The Female Body in Margaret Atwood’s The Edible Woman and Lady Oracle By Sofia Sanchez-Grant1 Abstract This essay examines scholarly discourses about embodiment, and their increasing scholarly currency, in relation to two novels by the Canadian writer Margaret Atwood. Like many of Atwood’s other works...
    Premium 8110 Words 21 Pages
  • Disney Feminism
    all film studios to produce princess movies, Disney has the claim on this particular market (Whelan). From Snow White, Cinderella, and Aurora to Rapunzel, Tiana, and Merida, there has been a progression in the way Disney portrays the females in their movies. In the beginning, Disney studios went along...
    Premium 3175 Words 7 Pages
  • Fairy Tales Unplugged: Survival of the Prettiest
    these themes are preserved in books and films. The Grimms’ Brother’s book, Household Tales, contains all the classical stories such as “Cinderella,” “Rapunzel,” and “Little Snow-White.” Prior before reading the Grimm’s Brother’s book, many would conclude that the recurring theme in these well-known stories...
    Premium 1844 Words 5 Pages
  • englidh tangle essay
     Tangled/ Rapunzel Essay Stories and films have the same storyline though the film may be presented in different ways. The contrast between the Disney film, Tangled, and the short story, Rapunzel, shows a few elements. For example characters, setting, plot and climax which then changes the meaning...
    Premium 638 Words 2 Pages
  • Tangled and Repunzel
    Tangled and “Rapunzel” One would believe that a movie based on a storybook would have the same plot. In comparing and contrasting the movie Tangled to the short story “Rapunzel”, one can find many differences and very few similarities. Tangled was developed by Disney and has grossed 590 million dollars...
    Premium 895 Words 3 Pages
  • Greed, Envy, Wrath
    Using Grimm's "Rapunzel" (Plot #1), Disney's "Untangled" (Plot #2) and an essay on the story based on another story with the plot of Rapunzel named "The Canary Prince" (Plot #3). I will depict the differences in these three stories based on there distinctive differences. In my opinion all fairytales...
    Premium 672 Words 2 Pages
  • "Brave" What the Critics Are Saying
    Dargis compares heroine Merida to Disney's princess Rapunzel, saying "There’s so much beauty, so much untamed animation in this hair that it makes Merida look like a hothead, a rebel, the little princess who wouldn’t and didn’t. Then again, Rapunzel has a supernice head of hair too." However she praises Brave's...
    Premium 553 Words 2 Pages
  • Masculinity in Tangled
    From past to present, generations of fairytales have sculpted the thoughts and emotions of young children for many years. In Marcia Lieberman’s essay, “Some Day My Prince Will Come,” she argues that fairytales have a negative impact on young women and children, which teaches them to be helpless, superficial...
    Premium 839 Words 3 Pages
  • Difference Between Tangled and Classic Princess Movies
    Jaimie Kim English 1: Language Dynamics First Draft of Analytical Essay November 6, 2012 “Well, I’m really not supposed to speak to strangers, but we’ve met before ...once upon a dream.” This quote from Sleeping Beauty portrays Walt Disney Productions’ grand tradition of Disney princess movies of...
    Premium 1305 Words 4 Pages
  • Disney Restyles Rapunzel to Appeal to Boys Critique
    In “Disney restyles ‘Rapunzel’ to appeal to boys”, an article written in the Los Angeles Times, Dawn C. Chmielewski and Claudia Eller claims that Disney is slowly removing traditional “princess” features in its animations; moving towards a more gender neutral portrayal of its animations in a bid to capture...
    Premium 577 Words 2 Pages
  • Essay
    Rapunzel vest Bad Girl In this section, two classic and interesting short stories were discussed. Most of the teenagers are always looking forward to read short stories. I think that the two most common stories people choose for reading about an old version and a new version stories. Both stories...
    Premium 1052 Words 3 Pages
  • Damsels in Address
    Cinderella, Brier Rose, and Rapunzel, the heroines of these tales exhibit strong behavioral codes, thus providing opportunity for the young female reader to relate to the damsel, or to model herself to behave in a similar fashion. In accordance with Marcia R. Lieberman's essay, " ‘Some Day My Prince...
    Premium 1394 Words 4 Pages
  • Critique on “Disney restyles ‘Rapunzel’ to appeal to boy
    ‘Disney restyles ‘Rapunzel’ to appeal to boys’ is an article written by Dawn.C Chmielewski and Claudia Eller, writers of Los Angeles Times. As this article is published in Los Angeles Times, its main audience would be the general public. In this article, Chmielewski and Eller (2010) argue about how...
    Premium 489 Words 2 Pages
  • Sexism in The House on Mango Street from Sandra Cisneros
    What’s Sexism? The word "sexism" became widely known during the Women's Liberation Movement of the 1960s. At that time, feminist theorists explained that oppression of women was widespread in nearly all human society, and they began to speak of sexism instead of male chauvinism. Whereas male chauvinists were...
    Premium 708 Words 2 Pages