Archive for November, 2009

Le Roi Danse 2009-11-29 19:56:12

By • Nov 29th, 2009 • Category: Honors Thesis, Research

I have greatly neglected my blog this semester, but not for lack of progress with my thesis. At the end of the spring semester, I was introduced to a history professor who specializes in French History. He offered to give me permission for a senior seminar called Research Methods in the History Department. This class, […]

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What a crazy semester…

By • Nov 27th, 2009 • Category: Honors Thesis, Research

I almost literally cannot believe it’s almost December and finals… First, general updates on things mentioned previously: GRE went well, but I’ve pretty much decided to take a year between now and grad school to do a Post-Baccalaureate program for Greek and Latin. This will be good for me in many ways. My abstract for […]

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OUTLINE, a first attempt

By • Nov 2nd, 2009 • Category: Honors Thesis, Research

This is a VERY VERY ROUGH outline of my work. Please post any comments/concerns/general reactions you may have. ———————————————————————————– 1) Introduction: Positionality, Methods, Women and Globalization, Women’s Magazines in the Global Market, Cosmopolitan 2) Cosmopolitan Intro (1965-1972): The early years, Hearst, Helen Gurley Brown, Consumerism and Women, The Cosmo Girl in the 70s (the image […]


By • Nov 2nd, 2009 • Category: Honors Thesis, Research

Hello everyone. I will post again soon. But i just wanted to let you all know that I am very excited about my honors project these days. I have been working with the business school, the international Cosmo office (or, trying hard to work with them), the Indian Cosmo Editors (I am currently trying to […]