Reaching Social Identity

Since the American society has always restricted the rights of African-American people as well hampered the spread and development of black history, the blacks used to fight for their social identity. For women, this struggle is even more intensive as they have to overcome sexual stereotypes. Lorraine Hansberry (1930-1965) focuses her drama play A Raising…

Concept of Confession

In his work called “History of Sexuality”, Foucault discusses one of the fundamental differences between the two approaches to sex, truth and confession; these differences are marked by him as “two great procedures for producing the truth of sex” (p.66). He claims that the triad of sex-truth-confession is handled differently in the civilizations of the…

Male and Female Equality

The director of the movie “Adam’s Rib” George Cukor created a wonderful comedy with some dramatic elements that reflects a precise struggle between a man and a woman that tries to prove the equality of sexes. The audience can notice a wide variety of themes in the plot, but one of the most important is…