Tag Archives: Sex

Embodiment

Hip-Hop and Pop music carries great influence in popular culture and the entertainment industry. Twerking and showing off your body, especially your buttocks, has become a very popular occurrence within music videos today, but even in the past it was … Continue reading

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Victorian Racism and Prejudice

In the Victorian era, there was some form of racism and prejudice already present, it was directed towards foreigners and gypsies mostly. Two novels from the Victorian era where this kind of ‘othering’ is present, is Dracula by Bram Stoker … Continue reading

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Fashion

Fashion plays a major role in popular culture today and therefore fashion and clothing are often used in order to make a statement. In Dresden Dolls’ music video called Girl Anachronism, they do exactly that. Amanda Palmer, the lead singer … Continue reading

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Gender in The House of the Spirits and Their Eyes Were Watching God

Gender and the division it causes in society is ever present and often a great theme in novels. Structural gendered imbalances will be identified and discussed as they manifest in and shape the experiences of different characters in the two … Continue reading

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Gender Role Representation in Tipping the Velvet and Fifty Shades of Grey – My First Thesis

Introduction Enjoying sex and experimenting, especially with Bondage and Discipline/ Domination and Submission/ Sadism and Masochism also known as BDSM for short, has always been considered to be taboo. This has always been the case whether the parties involved were … Continue reading

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