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HOW TO GET AWAY WITH WHITEWASHING: EVALUATING THE EFFECTS OF THE BLACK IS BEAUTIFUL MOVEMENT ON BEAUTY STANDARDS THROUGH BEING MARY JANE AND HOW TO GET AWAY WITH MURDER (Georgetown University, 2016-04-20)Beauty standards permeate American society and influence the ways women dress, style their hair, eat, and wear their makeup. African American women, however, have historically been excluded from the traditional beauty ...
(Georgetown University, 2016-04-27)This senior thesis examines lowrider muralism, specifically what roles Pancho Villa and Emiliano Zapata play in understanding the American quilt of identities. This thesis seeks to answer the following question: Using ...
IN DIXIE’S LAND I’LL TAKE MY STAND: THE CONFEDERATE FLAG IN SOUTH CAROLINA’S POLITICS FROM JOHN MAY TO NIKKI HALEY (Georgetown University, 2016-04-21)The Confederate flag is well known as a controversial American symbol and it has a long history in South Carolina’s politics that demonstrates the volatility of that controversy. This senior thesis examines the political ...