"Are you Somali?" "She doesn't look like one of us" "Her mother must not love her because she lets her look like that" These are questions and quotes that have been asked most of my childhood and life. Within the Somali world, you have to look a certain way. I, however, do not look like… Continue reading Being Somali. Do I look Somali to You?
Please mark this work for content and understanding and not for word structure or surface errors of standard written English (spelling, punctuation or grammar) except where these may impede meaning. Contact Disabled Student Support on extension 3964 for further advice if required. Introduction: Do you feel sexualised? This is a loaded question and I… Continue reading Media Identities and Repersentation Assingment : Production Blog Posts.
what role you think gender has played in your media preferences at different points in your life. I'm a girl, have known from birth never questioned or had a feeling that I am different. As a child I was never forced to watch or consume girl only shows, I loved both shows focused on girls and boys, did remember asking… Continue reading Gender
https://media.giphy.com/media/l0MYGFcOQTF2Gwxyw/giphy.gif Why is it difficult to define 'identity'? What roles can experience and our social context play in shaping our identities? What are identity categories, and why do they matter? What are the arguments for and against seeing our identities as entirely unique to each of us? This Lecture and Seminar I answered and… Continue reading Identity
I finished university done my first year, got into £ 17,200 of debt, and learned how to write 2000 words in 24hr and for anyone reading THAT DOESNT INCLUDE ADDITIONAL READING, ( the capital letters is because out of experience I know you're reading this thinking ... 2000 words isn't a lot it is if you're… Continue reading The End Of First Year
This is a platform that I have been using for a university, this is something I also did in A-level, as a media student to run a blog is something you are expected to do .. I am also supposed to have all my lectures on here... That's my summer homework 🙂 http://m.memegen.com/b4ozky.jpg With a blog, I… Continue reading Being A University Student.