Minority Theaters: Beyond and Within
In English / Sociology of the Media / Theatre

Minority Theaters: Beyond and Within

Minority theaters have a specific mission: serving an audience and thus specific communities. The African American Shakespeare Theater and the Rhino Theater are two examples of how they choose to define their own sense of community through their online communication. Two Communities: LGBT and African-American Both theaters aim at specifically serving their target communities. For the … Continue reading

To Swag or not to Swag?
Culture / Gender Studies / Language in Society

To Swag or not to Swag?

Originally, “swagger” is used to define a way of walking “swaying from side to side” according to the Oxford Online Dictionary. Walking being associated with attitude or behavior, the meaning of this noun spread to “a very confident and typically arrogant or aggressive gait or manner” according to the New Oxford American Dictionary. It is … Continue reading