Reaction paper #1

Reaction Paper #1
Download Document
Showing pages : 1 - 2 of 3
This preview has blurred sections. Sign up to view the full version! View Full Document
This is the end of the preview. Sign up to access the rest of the document.

Unformatted text preview: Sarah Levy 1/20/04 SWMS 301m Reaction Paper #1 I didnt expect to be emotionally moved after the first day of class. I thought that the semester as a whole would have an impact on meits why I took the class to begin with. But something happened the Wednesday after class, January 14, 2004. I dont really know what it was, but Im going to call it a Liberation. I was at my apartment, lying on my bed, reading bell hooks. Much of it was having an impact on me; I was struggling to keep my emotions in check. Over the past couple of days, I had been dealing with questions about my rights as a person: not as a woman, but as a person. Do I have the right to feel like I am a person? Do I have the right to tell people whats on my mind, even if they get offended? Finally, what is the role of sensationssight, smell, touch, taste, soundin my rights as a person? Then, I came to the passage: Todays fashion magazines may carry an article about the dangers of ...
View Full Document