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Unformatted text preview: 3-14-10Notes for Re-reading Sex and the City by Rebecca Brasfield-use sex and the city to show how groups are marginalized and subjugated. -reject medias reification of social hierarchies-primary story line of show is about relationship of Carrie and on again, off-again boyfriend Mr. Big. Carrie is narrator and is journalist in NY. Has obsession for designer shoes and fashion. -Miranda- Harvard law graduate. Has kid- single mother and cynical of relationships. Provides essentialists men and womens perspectives on subject of dating. Has short hair- uses humor and is the person of reason of the group-Samantha- has mans view of sex and relationships. Many sexual partners and secure and confident in sexuality (promiscuous) and disinterested in conventional relationship. Employed as successful public relations executive. In 40s- so oldest of women. Detest emotional component of relationship-Charlotte- sexually conservative. Is art dealer but stops to raise family. Has traditional view of relationships. Marries but divorces and remarries. Struggles with fantasy, fairy-tale love and reality.-its critical media study and feminist analysis....
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This note was uploaded on 01/20/2012 for the course COMM 140 taught by Professor Nadiadawisha during the Spring '08 term at UNC.
- Spring '08