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Anthropology: Overview of the Concept of ‘Intersectionality’

Intersectionality is a term that has become more popular in recent years. The awareness of it has been steadily growing. Despite this, the concept of intersectionality remains confusing to many people. The idea behind the concept is complex. Social categorizations … Continue reading Anthropology: Overview of the Concept of ‘Intersectionality’

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The Best Netflix Television Show and Film Exclusives of All Time

Throughout Netflix’s history, the streaming platform has created several popular shows and films. The latest example is Squid Game. The show’s plot involves financially in debt Sout Koreans playing a series of children games. The grand prize is 4.6 billion … Continue reading The Best Netflix Television Show and Film Exclusives of All Time

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Accidental Deaths From Firearms on Movie Sets: Should CGI Replace the Use of Real Firearms?

On Thursday, October 21, a tragic accident occurred on the set of Rust, an upcoming western film. This accident shocked the film industry and the entire world. Alec Baldwin, the star of the film, accidently fired a prop gun on … Continue reading Accidental Deaths From Firearms on Movie Sets: Should CGI Replace the Use of Real Firearms?

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Moonlight: The Pivotal Power of Light and Color in Berry Jenkins’ Seminal Film

Narratively moving and visually stunning, Moonlight (2016) tells the story of Chiron, his life growing into his identity as a gay, black man in America.  A great deal of the memorable imagery in Moonlight can be attributed to lighting choices … Continue reading Moonlight: The Pivotal Power of Light and Color in Berry Jenkins’ Seminal Film

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Discover the History of Asian Representation in the Film Industry

Ever since the first half of the 19th century, Asian Americans have been a part of the entertainment industry.  Mainly, acting roles in television, film, and theatre are relatively few. Not so surprisingly, many available roles were for narrow, stereotypical … Continue reading Discover the History of Asian Representation in the Film Industry