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Unformatted text preview: -cosmetic ads are how women should look yet they were designed by women and hurt them-models also involved in the beauty cultures texts-beauty often used for economic gain now-revlon and covergirl, shows challenge of understanding how images speak-revlon in 1950s modern women-covergirl, hexachlorophene and natural look-beauty is not just to attract men but has economic and psychic benefits-beauty is symbol of oppression but at the same time the reality of power Im Not Fat, Im Latina-40% Hispanic and African American women overweight-they live in 2 worlds, at home acceptance, others thing they are fat-like body now but in high school hated it-went into Aztec palace and was the size of priestesses-culturally accept being over weight-food central part of culture, bien cuidada(well cared for) Body Politic-...
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This note was uploaded on 04/06/2008 for the course LDRS 1016 taught by Professor Cohen during the Spring '08 term at Virginia Tech.
- Spring '08