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  • Post Social Media

    many times does a teenager or an adult post or browse through a social media site? It happens countless of times a day, all around the world. Countless people in today’s world do not realize how caught up in themselves that they appear blind to their ever changing surroundings. Social media contributes to this issue in a major way. People spend time on social media sites that could be spent towards more a productive activity. “Between February 2005 and August 2006, the use of social networking sites among young adult internet users ages 18-29 jumped from 9% to 49%” (“Social”). Social media changes frequently, for instance, in 1971 the first email was delivered. Now people send emails carelessly everyday. (Curtis).…

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  • Essay On Post Impressionism

    If so, in what way? The article “Post-Impressionist vision of nature” related to the topic I choose for the research assignment. Since the article focus on discussing the concept and characteristics of post-impressionism which is linked to the topic I have selected that artists in 19th and 20th-century pursuit ? to express a new mode of expression through the new painting techniques 3) Does it seem like the article will address some of the important concepts in your chosen topic? If so, which…

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  • Comparism And Post Impressionism

    Impressionism and Post-Impressionism; two artistic periods that have very similar names, yet had very different styles. Impressionism represents the rebellion of artists against the common standards of the time, instead hoping to show the way that light interacts with the subject, especially landscapes (Maylon “Artists by Movement: Impressionism”). On the other, Post-Impressionism built off of the foundation of Impressionism, yet took the building in a completely different direction, using their…

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  • Post Impressionism In Modern Art

    Hi I am Sahar and I am going to talk about post impressionism. Post Impressionism started in the beginning of 19th century and it is the period after impressionism. It is the result of the reaction which was against impressionism in the late 1880s. Impressionism started in France. By reference to Matthew Collins, Impressionism was the first movement of modern art and it started in 1880s. Impressionism is about reality, expressions, sensations, and the use of the boldness of colours. Artists…

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  • Post Impressionism Era Of Art

    Post impressionism was an era of art that took place after impressionism. Post impressionism began in the early 1880s as a response to the previous era of art, known as impressionism. The post impressionism movement was caused by young artists and critics who wanted art pieces to have more focus on the subject matter of the piece, resulting in many artists placing more emphasis on the subject. Various art styles were created in this era, such as pointillism, a technique involving the use of dots…

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  • Vincent Van Gogh Post Impressionism

    Only one of his paintings is known to have sold while he was alive. Vincent van Gogh may have been labeled a Post-Impressionist, but the emotional torment expressed in his work led him to develop a highly individual style that is hard to categorize. Post- Impressionist artist were influenced by Impressionism but rejected its constraints and embarked on their own artistic styles which were much more emotionally based than Impressionist work. Post-Impressionist were less idyllic, they wanted to…

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  • The Role Of Gun Control Policies In The Washington Post

    Many news sources covered gun violence and potential gun policies in the wake of the Umpqua Community College shooting in Oregon. Each news outlet that covered the issue did it in a slightly different way, and in many cases with some bias. This bias can be caused by a variety of factors, such as the outlet’s target audience, who sponsors the outlet, and even the author’s socioeconomic background. The Washington Post is one of the most well respected news sources in world on both the Internet…

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  • A Rhetorical Analysis Of Sarah Aoun's The Huffington Post

    Gender divides nearly everything, from colors to toys. The simple mention of the color pink conjures images of numerous ideas and stereotypes associated with girls, while blue creates the same for boys. In her article for The Huffington Post, Sarah Aoun discusses the extension of this division into the sector of technology in higher education and beyond. The opening of her article works to establish the presence of a pronounced lack of women in the tech field, Aoun then takes the reader through…

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  • Vincent Van Gogh's Post-Impressionism In The Late 19th Century

    MacCarthy (1911, pp.8, 9) argued that the Post-Impressionists were far more expressive of emotions than the Impressionists. Post-Impressionism is the group of painters included Gauguin, Cezanne, Seurat and Vincent Van Gogh working in France in the 1880s. Post-Impressionists intended to express beyond the impression which is the main concern of the Impressionists, while subjects of the Impressionists' painting are mainly landscapes or scenes of modern suburban life. Indeed, in the…

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  • Fareed Zakaria's The Post-American World

    An excerpt from Fareed Zakaria’s ‘The Post-American World’ appeared in Newsweek in May of 2008. In this excerpt Zakaria asserts that “The post-American world is naturally an unsettling prospect for Americans, but it should not be. This will not be a world defined by the decline of America but rather the rise of everyone else (Zakaria. pg 1).” With this powerful statement Zakaria is issuing a proclamation that America is not in decline, but that there are other countries narrowing the competitive…

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