Faking It: Sex Lies and Womenâ€™s Magazines
Intro to Mass Communication
1. Students are to write a (full) 2-3 page paper discussing the
article â€œFaking It: Sex, Lies and Womenâ€™s Magazinesâ€.
2. The first page should include a discussion regarding your
opinions and thoughts on the article you read. Be specific and
use examples from what you read when responding.
3. The second page should include examples in
Womenâ€™s magazines of the problems revealed and discussed
by the various editors and writers interviewed in the article.
For example: look for examples that have the small print that
says â€œnames have been changedâ€ in the articles you are reading.
claims regarding sex and itâ€™s
impact/benefit on health and beauty. Look for quotes from â€œreal
womenâ€ that donâ€™t sound like how a real person might speak
Make sure to tell me the magazine you found the article in. The
issue you are using, the name of the column or article and its
author. Give me
when describing the article(s)
you are discussing.
The assignment must:
12 point font
New Times Roman
Use proper spelling and grammar
Use proper essay/paper format (introduction, body, conclusion)
I am not looking for a list on the second page…please keep your
writing in formal essay format.