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  • Convert View

    Convert View

    There are five main soloists, twelve musicians, and a group of sixty-four people chorus performs in the concert. The instruments that they have used were piano, electric bass, percussion, flute and bamboo flutes, two violins, viola, cello, two oboes, and two clarinets. During the performance, hundreds of artworks are projected to a projection screen that is hanging on top of the stage. They also use lighting effects to showcase the structure of the concert hall

    Essay Length: 384 Words / 2 Pages
    Submitted: May 28, 2010 By: Stenly
  • Cool


    wqtwJust Plain Fat Chapter one Yes, today. Today was the day when I was going to tell Mar(her full name is Marcia Jones) that I wasn't fat. You see my name is Bethany Robinson and I'm suppose to be fat, I don't think I am. I think I am medium, that's what my momma told me. There I was waiting for Mar to walk down the hall then I see her walking with her friends.

    Essay Length: 578 Words / 3 Pages
    Submitted: January 27, 2010 By: Stenly
  • Cool Hand Luke

    Cool Hand Luke

    Cool Hand Luke How does Luke Jackson represent Christ? Could it be by his cellmate, Dragline who could represent Peter, Christ’s first follower? Could it be Boss Godfrey, the man with no eyes, who could represent the Devil? Or could it be the Captain who could represent Pontius Pilate? How would a fight scene with Dragline or eating 50 eggs or a picture in a magazine or even a pair of mirror sunglasses tie in

    Essay Length: 1,196 Words / 5 Pages
    Submitted: February 17, 2010 By: Janna
  • Copperfields Books

    Copperfields Books

    Issue The issue in the case of Copperfield’s Books Inc is that they are a small chain in an industry dominated by big-box book chains. This memo will discuss why Copperfield’s Books Inc is in trouble and it will also offer alternatives for Copperfield’s Books Inc. Industry Analysis – Traditional Book Retailers Traditional book retailers across the nation of all shapes and sizes are facing some of the same problems. One of these problems is

    Essay Length: 1,754 Words / 8 Pages
    Submitted: January 24, 2010 By: Fatih
  • Coppola’s Short Biography

    Coppola’s Short Biography

    One of the most acclaimed directors of the 1970s, Francis Ford Coppola spearheaded a renaissance in American filmmaking, heralding a golden age which he defined through masterpieces ranging from The Conversation to Apocalypse Now to his crowning achievement, The Godfather. One of his era's most impassioned talents, Coppola was also one of its most erratic; in both his career and his personal life, he experienced euphoric triumph and shattering tragedy, pushing the limits of the

    Essay Length: 835 Words / 4 Pages
    Submitted: February 21, 2010 By: Stenly
  • Corruption


    Corruption: The act of corrupting or of impairing integrity, virtue, or moral principle; the state of being corrupted or debased; loss of purity or integrity; depravity; wickedness; impurity; bribery. In the film Blue Chips corruption overshadows true meaning of sports tournament. There are two challenging issues in the film dealing with money and morals. Bribery is used to save the athletic reputation of the university. A college basketball coach finds himself battling between his

    Essay Length: 1,150 Words / 5 Pages
    Submitted: November 12, 2009 By: Fonta
  • Corse of Nature

    Corse of Nature

    From the heart of Enterprise, Alabama comes the first great rock n' roll album of 2002 - Course of Nature's electrifying Lava/Atlantic debut, "SUPERKALA." Highlighted by the extraordinary hit single "Caught In The Sun," the 10-track collection - produced by Course of Nature and Matt Martone (3 Doors Down, Breaking Point), and mixed by Randy Staub (P.O.D., Nickelback) - is an enthralling blend of passionate melodies, hard-edged riffs, and emotionally potent lyricism. Tracks such as

    Essay Length: 1,131 Words / 5 Pages
    Submitted: May 15, 2010 By: Artur
  • Count of Monte Cristo

    Count of Monte Cristo

    The Count of Monte Cristo put forth several world views, spanning from prejudice, to the role wealth can play in social classes. The Count of Monte Cristo, started out as a sailor who lacked the money that his best friends family had. The count had something his friend didn’t though and that made his friend unhappy. The Count, was happy and had found love making his rich friend mad because money, he thought, was supposed

    Essay Length: 355 Words / 2 Pages
    Submitted: November 20, 2009 By: Mikki
  • Country Music

    Country Music

    Gretchen Wilson tells you not to be afraid of who you are, she’s saying that you can be yourself, and shouldn’t care what other people think of you. All that matters is your opinion of yourself. Carrie Underwood is telling you that just letting your life go by, wasting away, is stupid, and you should fix it while you still can. Big & Rich tell you that it doesn’t matter what race people are, you

    Essay Length: 517 Words / 3 Pages
    Submitted: November 28, 2009 By: Tommy
  • Country Music Started as a Simple Folk Song with the Fiddle to Accompany It.

    Country Music Started as a Simple Folk Song with the Fiddle to Accompany It.

    Country music started as a simple folk song with the fiddle to accompany it. In 1916 Cecile Sharp started publishing the folksongs but it wasn't until 1922 when Eck Robertson produced Sally Gooden that the country music genre became popular. A couple years later in 1927 Ralph Peer signed two recording acts that change the face of country music Jimmie Rodgers is considered the father of country music. His unique singing style and his over

    Essay Length: 543 Words / 3 Pages
    Submitted: November 16, 2014 By: KylieHurlburt
  • Country Music’s Authenticity

    Country Music’s Authenticity

    Country Music Country music is what I grew up on. My family was lower middle class, living in a small rural town of 3000 people. We could relate to the down to earth songs of the Oak Ridge Boys and Alabama. As I got older, the new singers and bands coming up began to stray from the music that I loved, not only lyrically but also attitude and off stage. Country music has lost track

    Essay Length: 1,119 Words / 5 Pages
    Submitted: December 24, 2009 By: Bred
  • Cover Bands

    Cover Bands

    Is the cover a good thing or a bad thing? Are there any cover songs that you have heard and have grown to like more than the original? Perhaps there are songs that you have heard and have later come to the realization that it is indeed a cover song. This is the case for me. However, my feelings on cover songs vary depending on the particular instance. I think the cover is a good

    Essay Length: 668 Words / 3 Pages
    Submitted: January 31, 2010 By: Mike
  • Cpaonalallala


    Many people look at Al Capone and bad thoughts come to mind. Yes, for the most part he was a bad influence on people, mostly children, but in some ways he was a leader both for the good and bad. In the ways of organized crime Al Capone was at the top of his game throughout his life he influenced many and has left a tremendous legacy behind him. The life of Capone could not

    Essay Length: 681 Words / 3 Pages
    Submitted: November 26, 2009 By: Venidikt
  • Cpcf 1f95 Exams Practice Paper

    Cpcf 1f95 Exams Practice Paper

    Exam Practice The test will be out of 50 and will have THREE parts: 1. Multiple Choice: Answer 15 of 15 questions * 1 mark each X 15 (15 Marks total) 2. Short Answer (Define and describe significance of term): Choose 2 of 4 Terms * 7.5 Marks each X 2 (15 Marks total) 3. Long Answer: Answer 1 of 2 questions * 20 Marks each X 1 (20 Marks Total) The test will begin

    Essay Length: 1,498 Words / 6 Pages
    Submitted: February 11, 2018 By: frana
  • Crap Music

    Crap Music

    The essay I read suggested that people of low intelligence/class (i.e. teenagers) use “junk” music to try and drown out their supposedly harsh reality. The author also suggests that the more intelligent people in the world do not listen to loud music because the decibel level at which you listen to music somehow indicates your intelligence. I cannot agree with that statement because I have talked to my friends and aquaintences and they told me

    Essay Length: 516 Words / 3 Pages
    Submitted: January 27, 2010 By: Kevin
  • Crash


    "Crash" is a movie that exposes different kinds of social and multicultural differences, giving us a quick example of how these conducts affect our society. Two of the behaviors observed, are Prejudice and Stereotyping. Identified as the causes of where all the events eradicate. These behaviors are viewed as thoughts and feelings that almost everyone has felt more than once. In the first scene we observe a Muslim man inside a firearm store, attempting to

    Essay Length: 697 Words / 3 Pages
    Submitted: November 11, 2009 By: July
  • Crash


    Diversity is something that has essentially no limitations that are known. People often classify or separate people based on such things as race, appearance, sexuality and so on. In the film “Crash” these issues are essentially the main plot line for the film, with twists and turns along the way with different interpretations from the viewpoints of different people in different categories of diversity. Presenting the issues from many groups allows a draw for an

    Essay Length: 360 Words / 2 Pages
    Submitted: December 31, 2009 By: Fonta
  • Crash


    April 7, 2006 Dear Cole, A year ago, today, you came into this world, somewhat amazed and a little bewildered. I can understand why, as we all arrive in this world naked and cut off from the comfort of our mother’s womb. We are cast from the sanctity that we knew for nine months into a place that is cold, loud, and filled with people that you once knew only by sound but now

    Essay Length: 2,362 Words / 10 Pages
    Submitted: January 7, 2010 By: Mike
  • Crash


    The twentieth century has witnessed two important historical developments: globalization and powerful communications technology. Globalization allows people of different races, cultures, religions, and other backgrounds to interact and exchange ideas across great distances. Meanwhile, more advanced technology in communications facilitates these exchanges and helps the world come a little closer together. However, amid the shrinking global village and improved media lie many levels of prejudice. Prejudice expressed in the media, be it intentionally or subconsciously,

    Essay Length: 568 Words / 3 Pages
    Submitted: January 12, 2010 By: Fatih
  • Crash


    You'd be forgiven for thinking that a film with the title "Crash" (Lions Gate) might just be some mindless action film. And, indeed, the first few minutes of the movie, with its somber depiction of Los Angeles at its murkiest -- with off-putting music to match -- might seem to confirm your worst fears. At the start, we see Don Cheadle as Graham, a weary detective, become involved in a traffic accident. His partner Ria

    Essay Length: 854 Words / 4 Pages
    Submitted: January 20, 2010 By: Max
  • Crash


    Diversity! According to Encarta’s online dictionary, the definition identifies diversity as a variety of something such as opinion, color, or style. Perhaps this explanation best suited this high powered drama as diversity observed, explained, and adversely affected the lives of people along with their boundaries by way of skewed perception, fear, and stereotypical validation of race and the accompanying attributes. While the foundation of American society suggest unity and harmony when faced with adversity from

    Essay Length: 510 Words / 3 Pages
    Submitted: February 10, 2010 By: Steve
  • Crash


    CRASH Through the analogy of car crashes, the movie Crash attempts to bring matters of race in America to the foreground. After being rear ended, Graham, an African American detective, sets the tone when he says “In L.A., nobody touches you. We’re always behind this metal and glass. I think we miss that touch so much that sometimes we crash into one another just to feel something”. The illusion of feeling safe and impermeable to

    Essay Length: 1,261 Words / 6 Pages
    Submitted: February 16, 2010 By: Top
  • Crash 2005 Analysis

    Crash 2005 Analysis

    ssues of race and gender cause a group of strangers in Los Angeles to physically and emotionally collide in this drama from director and screenwriter Paul Haggis. Graham (Don Cheadle) is a police detective whose brother is a street criminal, and it hurts him to know his mother cares more about his ne'er-do-well brother than him. Graham's partner is Ria (Jennifer Esposito), who is also his girlfriend, though she has begun to bristle at his

    Essay Length: 290 Words / 2 Pages
    Submitted: November 8, 2009 By: Steve
  • Crash Character Analysis

    Crash Character Analysis

    Challenging and thought-provoking, Paul Haggis’ “Crash” takes a provocative, unflinching look at the complexities of racial tolerance in contemporary America. Diving headlong into the diverse melting pot of post-9/11 Los Angeles, this compelling urban drama tracks the volatile intersections of a multi-ethnic cast of characters’ struggles to overcome their fears as they careen in and out of one another’s lives. In the gray area between black and white, victim and aggressor, there are no easy

    Essay Length: 2,424 Words / 10 Pages
    Submitted: February 2, 2010 By: Fonta
  • Crash Directed by Paul Haggis

    Crash Directed by Paul Haggis

    The 2004 motion picture "Crash" directed by Paul Haggis is a complicated and thorny film taken place in one of Americas greatest cities, Los Angeles. It demonstrates, its many main characters from all different ethnicities, and economic classes as being fragile and emotionally instable to the point of explosion. Although these characters are different they are connected by the theme of the film, racism. Paul Haggis allowed the actors to leap off the ground with

    Essay Length: 490 Words / 2 Pages
    Submitted: February 19, 2010 By: Stenly
  • Crash the Movie Assimilation

    Crash the Movie Assimilation

    “Crash” the movie is a great tool to help people realize the hardships that immigrants face as they come, and try to assimilate to the U.S. culture. The first part of the assimilation cycle is an immigrant coming to the United States. In the movie this is depicted by the Chinese immigrants in the back of the van driven by Ludacris. They probably didn’t know what was going on because none of them probably knew

    Essay Length: 777 Words / 4 Pages
    Submitted: December 24, 2009 By: Edward
  • Crash" Response Essay

    Crash" Response Essay

    For many years discrimination has been a big issue throughout the world. Particularly, in the history of America where people of ethnic backgrounds faced many racial slurs from people who didn’t understand their culture. Some people tend to think of the stereotypes of different cultures and use it against all people of that ethnicity. They label them as all the same when they really do not know that not one person is identical to another,

    Essay Length: 618 Words / 3 Pages
    Submitted: January 28, 2010 By: Tasha
  • Crash: A Look at Race and Prejudice in America

    Crash: A Look at Race and Prejudice in America

    Crash is a complex and thought-provoking Lion’s Gate film that takes a provocative, unflinching look at the intricacy of racial tolerance in contemporary America. Diving headlong into the diverse melting pot of Los Angeles, California, this compelling urban drama tracks the volatile intersections of a multi-ethnic cast of characters’ struggles to overcome their fears as they careen in and out of one another’s lives. The various characters include a White housewife and her district attorney

    Essay Length: 902 Words / 4 Pages
    Submitted: November 28, 2009 By: Bred
  • Crash: Culture Shock and Race

    Crash: Culture Shock and Race

    The movie Crash incorporates aspects of anthropology such as ethnocentrism, race, and differing roles in society. Each of these aspects is revealed through the lives of different people colliding with one another and according to biases and personal prejudices. The title Crash metaphorically represents the culture shock we experience when we “crash” into people of different nationalities. Ethnocentrism, the belief in the superiority of one ethic or racial group over another, is an evident theme

    Essay Length: 596 Words / 3 Pages
    Submitted: January 14, 2010 By: Janna
  • Crazy Love

    Crazy Love

    Crazy Love After taking Studies in Non-Fiction Film II, I was able to focus more on the content because I knew what was expected of me in the end. The first time I took this class I was focused on writing down every detail of every movie. I found this to be distracting in that I was not able to fully enjoy the movie. This time, I took only the notes that I knew

    Essay Length: 1,414 Words / 6 Pages
    Submitted: November 24, 2009 By: Tommy
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