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The Connotation of Virtue

What does “virtue” mean to you?

All right, maybe not what does it mean – I do know how to use a dictionary – but how does it feel? 26 more words

Deborah Makarios

Research point: Jeff Wall, Insomnia (1994)

As a research point, we are asked to read OCA tutor, Sharon Boothroyd’s article, Beneath the Surface. The article is a discussion about Jeff Wall’s photo, … 1,130 more words


On Words

©2016 By Bob Litton
There were periods in my life when I earned a living employing words. And I have read many more words through a lifetime, a lot of which I never have used in my own compositions. 665 more words


Exercise - Deconstructing an Advertising Image

The image I took was from a Canadian Living magazine from May 2011.  It is an ad for Febreze Air Freshener.

If we look at the advert we see a portrait oriented photograph with a scene of a lounge on the upper half of the page. 1,435 more words


English week 1

In English class, we got a new book called “Academic writing ~ from paragraph to essay” which you hopefully can ask for in the library if you weren’t here today to borrow it. 103 more words


Exercise - Advertising Images

The image I took to deconstruct was from Elle magazine’s August 2015 edition, and is an advert for Bottega Veneta, an upmarket leather goods and clothing company. 352 more words