Harry Styles & Calvin and Hobbes: Sociological Studies
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Harry Styles & Calvin and Hobbes: Sociological Studies

One of my favorite classes ever was one on Visual Communication, and it specifically focused on how visuals can communicate social messages and promote change in a strong and rigid culture. Here’s 2 of my favorite excerpts that I wrote (and provided visual examples with) for that class: Advertisements Continue reading

Eclectic Crap / Sociology

Re: “Color Blindness” and Modern White Privilege

(A Documentary Analysis of “White Like Me”) by Amy Whiting for Intercultural Comm, Summer 2016 Introduction I should warn you in advance, this concept is not new. Evidence of its existence is scattered across everything from your hand-me-down high school history book to a Macklemore song and award-winning movies. In other words, white privilege is … Continue reading

Transgender Bathroom Policy, Researched
Eclectic Crap / Sociology

Transgender Bathroom Policy, Researched

Most people would like to pretend public bathrooms and their questionable sanitation simply do not exist, but due to recent legislative conflicts, the existence of public bathrooms has been thrust into harsh examination. The reason for this sudden focus is a new North Carolina legislation which bans transgender people from using the bathroom that conforms … Continue reading