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It’s just a ribbon Language 1. Signifier: Pink Ribbon 2. Signified: Faith MYTH 3. Sign: Faith (wife) I Signifier: FaithII. Signified: Disbelief III Sign:

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1 It’s just a ribbon Language 1. Signifier: Pink Ribbon 2. Signified: Faith MYTH 3. Sign: Faith (wife) I Signifier: FaithII. Signified: Disbelief III Sign: The Pink ribbon confirms Faith’s faithlessness.

2 Been there, done that Hero leaves homeInterdictionViolationReconnaissance Gawain leaves the castle No faking!He fakes.He checks out the Green Knight Jane leaves Gateshead Don’t go into the attic! She goes into the attic. Who is Bertha and why did she try to kill me? Brenda and Brandon leave Wisconsin Don’t get into trouble with all those rich LA kids They do.Who is your plastic surgeon? Cody goes to Loser Island Spend your time there wisely! He doesn’t.Will you vote me off the island?

3 Are we being original yet? The Nice GirlThe heroThe Bi***The Wrong Guy King LearCordeliaLearGoneril, ReganEdmund Pride and Prejudice JaneDarcyLady CatherineMr. Collins Scarlet LetterHesterDimmesdalePearlChillingworth Lion KingNalaSimbaUncle ScarTimon and Pumba 90210BrendaBrandonKimberlyCody Any Reality TV show Hortense, Sandy, Sarah Jack, Steve, AshKimber, Amber, Tiffany Hubert, Seymour, Presidential Race Mrs. ObamaMr. ObamaMs. Palin Ms. Clinton Mr Bush, Mr McCain

4 Foucault in Brief 1. Langue and Parole=Word and Thing 2. Langue and Parole=category and statements made possible by those categories 3. Foucault: wants to analyze things/statements without prior reference to the words/categories that make them possible. 4. Statements which together produce the categories and the “objects” to which they refer is what we call “knowledge.”

5 Words and Things LiteratureHistoryLawPsychology Queen Elizabeth 1 The Fairie Queene Protestantism Spanish Armada Act of Toleration Electra Complex American Slavery Uncle Tom’s Cabin Jamestown Civil War Emancipation 3/5s Compromise Chattel Law Master-Slave Relation The Bush Presidency “United 93”9/11 Vote Fraud Patriot Act Executive Orders Oedipal Complex Homosexuality“Milk”Oscar Wilde Stonewall Riot Sodomy Laws “Defense of Marriage” Unresolved bisexuality The NHLThe Rocket1967Salary CapsDon’t go there

6 Just the Things Please The Fairie Queene Protestantism Spanish Armada Act of Toleration Electra Complex Uncle Tom’s Cabin Jamestown Civil War Emancipation 3/5s Compromise Chattel Law Master-Slave Relation “United 93”9/11 Vote Fraud Patriot Act Executive Orders Oedipal Complex “Milk”Oscar Wilde Stonewall Riot Sodomy Laws “Defense of Marriage” Unresolved bisexuality The Rocket1967Salary CapsDon’t go there


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