Question Description

The assignment requires that you address EACH of the following, so choose media representations that speak to as many of there issues as possible, minimum of 300 words:

  1. Find a representation of non-normative sexuality in the media (this could be a scene from a movie, a music video, song lyrics, an advertising image, TV show).
  2. Link that representation in your post so we can all have access to it.
  3. Then, analyze it according to gender.
    1. First, please explain why you chose this representation.
    2. Then, tell us a bit more about it:
      1. how are women represented?
      2. Men?
      3. Are there other gender representations present?
      4. What do the people look like who are represented–is their race, class, ability, age, or other social identity category visible and/or important for this representation?
      5. How does the representation demonstrate non-normative sexuality–in other words, does it challenge heteronormativity or gender norms?
      6. Be sure you are using the readings from this week to back up your points!
      7. FORMALLY CITE YOUR SOURCES WITHIN THE BODY OF YOUR INITIAL POST AND YOUR REFERENCE LIST. ONLY 2 SOURCES REQUIRED. THIS MEANS: CHOOSE A FORMAL CITATION STYLE (APA, CHICAGO, MLA, ETC) AND USE IN CORRECTLY AND CONSISTENTLY THROUGHOUT THE BODY OF YOUR INITIAL POST AND YOUR WORKS CITED/REFERENCE LIST.