Armi Kuusela Essays

  • Romantic Period Literature Analysis

    1069 Words  | 5 Pages

    During the romantic period, women were judged on their beauty, something that they have no control over. This idea of beauty was pushed on young girls and this made them feel as if beauty was the only thing that’s important, but the romantic period literature was going to change that. Beauty is shown as the single most important thing for a women in Northanger Abbey and A Vindication of the Rights of Women, which is wrong because it’s degrading for women to be judged on something that they can’t

  • Femininity In The Little Mermaid

    1336 Words  | 6 Pages

    The Little Mermaid: Hegemonic Femininity The transition from a girl to a woman is created by the socially constructed ideals of femininity often depicted in commercials, books, and mainly films. One of the famous animated princess Disney films, The Little Mermaid can be easily added to yet another Disney film portraying hegemonic femininity. In the 1989 film The Little Mermaid, (Ron Clements, John Musker) a beautiful, young mermaid is willing to make a risky deal with an evil sea-witch because she

  • Beauty Pageant Speech Analysis

    1104 Words  | 5 Pages

    Rationale- A Pageant Speech As a part of “Part 2- Language and Mass Communication”, I will write a Pageant speech for a girl who wants to win a beauty contest. In the contest, these speeches mostly serve to show the ideas of the contestants. The girl will explain malignity of euphemism and how people are discriminated with these sugar coatings. I will use inclusive language, in order to bring out the fact that the girl is also part of the society. I am inspired by the speeches of other Miss Universe’s

  • Advantages Of Having A Girlfriend Essay

    963 Words  | 4 Pages

    Having a girlfriend is quite a challenge because girls' moods and attitudes are complex compared to men. They also have varied likes and dislikes and can change their mind over something even before you can say the words "okay". One moment they like to have that bag on sale, yet on the next minute they prefer that dress hanging over the corner. However, no matter how varied and changing a woman is, I know that you still love that girlfriend of yours and you want what is best for her. Knowing the

  • Persuasive Essay About Beauty Pageants

    843 Words  | 4 Pages

    Beauty Pageants; have you heard of that phrase? I bet you did! According to Wikipedia A beauty pageant or beauty contest is a competition that has traditionally focused on judging and ranking the physical attributes of the contestants, although some contests have evolved to also incorporate personality traits, intelligence, talent, and answers to judges ' questions as judged criteria. But little did we know that beauty pageants could also ruin a woman or a girl’s life. Today on the 20th of September