Essay on Representation in Media and Entertainment

Essay on Representation in Media and Entertainment

  1. Essay on Representation in Media and Entertainment
    You will do research on Representation in the Media and Entertainment and write a 3-4 page essay answering the question: 

    What is my personal responsibility to the way and entertainment portrays marginalized identities? (People of Color, Women, African Americans/Blacks, Latinos, LGBTQ, etc)

    Instructions on Getting Started
    First, begin by making sure you understand what Representation in the Media and Entertainment is=How our own identity (Hispanic Female, Black Male, Queer Person, etc) and cultures are presented in popular and mainstream media: TV, Film, LIterature, Art, Theatre, Magazines, etc. -does not include social media.
    Then, before you have determined your thesis do your research (because you can’t make an educated argument if you haven’t done research).  You must do research, you can’t write this essay with only your existing knowledge.  Here are some research topics:

    • Hollywood Diversity Report-will give you statistics on % by race and gender
    • How minorities are represented in film and television
    • Effects of TV on Minorities
    • Effects of TV race and gender
    • Women and Advertising
    • How women are portrayed in film
    • Masculinity in TV and Film
    • Homophobia and the effects on Queer Youth
    • Representation of Mexicans (insert any identity) in the Media 
    • Highlight your research and make notes as you come to your conclusion about the question:
      What is my personal responsibility to the way media and entertainment portrays marginalized identities (People of Color, Women, African Americans/Blacks, Latinos, LGBTQ, etc)?
      In this essay you will need to both explain the context/situation/issue AND explain your responsibility
      Create an Outline You not submit the outline but it will strengthen your
    1. Think about how you would introduce this topic.  What’s some important context to consider (social and political events of the past or happening now)  
    2. Based on the research, what do you think we should do as individuals to improve the situation?
    3. Find 3 examples from the research that back up your argument
    4. Find 2 examples in the research that go against your argument
    5. Why is this topic important?  What are the Consequences?
    6. Now Write your paper (grading guidelines below…read carefully)
      Unsure of how to write a research paper?  You can visit the library and one of our friendly librarians can help you!!  Or .
      Length and Formatting
    • Please only use up 2 lines for your name, title and professor
    • Paper must be a MINIMUM of 3-5 FULL pages and follow the following formatting:  1″ Margins, 12 pt font, Times New Roman, double spaced
    • If you do not follow the length and formatting guidelines, your paper will be returned to you and will not be graded.
    • Grading Rubric:

      1st Paragraph-Introduction  (5 points)

    • Introduce the topic and provide some context-what is important to note about our history, society, economy, institutions, etc in order to fully understand the topic?
    • Summarize briefly what you found in the research.
    • State your thesis (Give your answer to the question at hand). You will state clearly what do you think should be done about the situation/issue.
    • 2nd Paragraph-Supporting Evidence #1 (5 points)
    • Provide 3 reasons with supporting evidence from the research to support your thesis
    • Why do you think you hold this position?
    • 3rd Paragraph-Considering the Other Side  (5 points)
    • What do those that disagree with you say/think?
    • Provide at least 2 arguments that back them up from the research.
    • *Make sure you are clear about when you are using a statement that you believe and when you are stating the other side
    • 4th Paragraph-Consequences (5 points)
    • Why is this topic important to consider?  
    • What is complex about this tipic
    • What are the effects or consequences of not considering this topic?  
    • What might be the impact if your action succeeds and things change?  
    •  5th Paragraph-Conclusion (5 points)
    • Summarize your argument and reflect on how your thinking changed after doing the research. 
    • Citations (5 points)  
    • 5 sources must be cited in the Essay.  
    • You must use diverse sources (academic writings, journals, news outlets,blogs and websites, etc)  
    • Do not use more than one non-credible source (blog from a non-expert, opinion pieces, etc) 
    • You must also provide a Works Cited Page.  
    • Research  Your paper will not be graded if this requirement is not met
    • Research must be summarized or analyzed in YOUR OWN WORDS.  
    • If you quote the research, please do not quote more than 1-2 sentences.  
    • When you do quote the research, you must then explain it or analyze it.  It cannot stand alone.  
    • Plagiarism will cause you to receive a 0 on this assignment.  
Calculate the price
Make an order in advance and get the best price
Pages (550 words)
*Price with a welcome 15% discount applied.
Pro tip: If you want to save more money and pay the lowest price, you need to set a more extended deadline.
We know how difficult it is to be a student these days. That's why our prices are one of the most affordable on the market, and there are no hidden fees.

Instead, we offer bonuses, discounts, and free services to make your experience outstanding.
How it works
Receive a 100% original paper that will pass Turnitin from a top essay writing service
step 1
Upload your instructions
Fill out the order form and provide paper details. You can even attach screenshots or add additional instructions later. If something is not clear or missing, the writer will contact you for clarification.
Pro service tips
How to get the most out of your experience with CheapNursingWriter
One writer throughout the entire course
If you like the writer, you can hire them again. Just copy & paste their ID on the order form ("Preferred Writer's ID" field). This way, your vocabulary will be uniform, and the writer will be aware of your needs.
The same paper from different writers
You can order essay or any other work from two different writers to choose the best one or give another version to a friend. This can be done through the add-on "Same paper from another writer."
Copy of sources used by the writer
Our college essay writers work with ScienceDirect and other databases. They can send you articles or materials used in PDF or through screenshots. Just tick the "Copy of sources" field on the order form.
See why 20k+ students have chosen us as their sole writing assistance provider
Check out the latest reviews and opinions submitted by real customers worldwide and make an informed decision.
Business Studies
Job well done. Finish paper faster than expected. Thank you!
Customer 452451, October 3rd, 2022
Business Studies
Excellent service - thank you!
Customer 452469, February 20th, 2023
English 101
Very good job. I actually got an A
Customer 452443, September 25th, 2022
Business Studies
Thank you!
Customer 452451, November 27th, 2022
Excellent services will definitely come back
Customer 452441, September 23rd, 2022
Architecture, Building and Planning
The assignment was well written and the paper was delivered on time. I really enjoyed your services.
Customer 452441, September 23rd, 2022
The paper was EXCELLENT. Thank you
Customer 452449, September 23rd, 2022
excellent loved the services
Customer 452443, September 23rd, 2022
Thanks a lot the paper was excellent
Customer 452453, October 26th, 2022
Job well done and completed in a timely fashioned!
Customer 452451, November 18th, 2022
Public Administration
Excellent timely work
Customer 452451, April 19th, 2023
Customer reviews in total
Current satisfaction rate
3 pages
Average paper length
Customers referred by a friend
15% OFF your first order
Use a coupon FIRST15 and enjoy expert help with any task at the most affordable price.
Claim my 15% OFF Order in Chat