Fashion Anthropology: Exploring Beauty Traditions Around the World

Beauty has always been subjective and sometimes, controversial. I am sure that most of us here, men or women, have looked in the mirror and found themselves unattractive for whatever reason. Well first, this is completely false, as everybody is … Continue reading Fashion Anthropology: Exploring Beauty Traditions Around the World

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Anthropology: The Historical Brilliance of Waist Beads in African Tradition

There is an indefinite beauty about African traditions, resilience in its color and honesty in its spirituality. Waist beads explore this beautiful custom by color and fulfill an individual through spirituality. Although it has become a global favourite, much like … Continue reading Anthropology: The Historical Brilliance of Waist Beads in African Tradition

How Beauty Ends in Death: The Great Tragedies of Gatsby and Dorian Gray

The famous tragedies of F. Scott Fitzgerald’s ‘The Great Gatsby’ and Oscar Wilde’s ‘The Picture of Dorian Gray’ are inseparable with the beauty surrounding their stories. Tragedy is mostly defined here as the downfall of a hero or protagonist. Beauty … Continue reading How Beauty Ends in Death: The Great Tragedies of Gatsby and Dorian Gray