Box 1: Playwright
The Shape of Things - You are the playwright!
On the basis of what we have dealt with today, create an outline for a short drama. Develop characters and a short plot which leads to the dilemma situation(s) in which characters experience moments of individual decision. Use ideas from box 1.
Set of characters
Information about the characters
Conflict(s) which mirror debates in present-day society
Dilemma situation(s); concentration on one crucial moment in the character’s life
Structure the individual entries in this box in any way you find helpful in order to deal with task 1: You are the playwright!
The Shape of Things- Box 1 (ideas/concepts)
(character) transformation - (typical) male and female behavior- gender issues- popularity - independence/weakness - mad/manipulative power - sweet and sour - mainstream culture - needs - satisfying needs - influencers - (lack of) self esteem - (peer) pressure - self improvement - how far would you go for love/popularity? - triggers - influencer marketing - social media - hierarchy of needs - love - belonging - sexual intimacy - self-actualization - honesty/authenticity - morality - (growth) choices - mate acquisition/mate retention - relationships/friendship - the price you pay - loneliness - pop culture - personal/shallow/gender identity - stereotypic expectations of masculinity and femininity - defining gender roles - looks, style, fashion, attractiveness, popularity, success, sex appeal - (moments of) self-reflection - (shallow) surface appeal - social norms: right food/right clothes/slimness - socially acceptable - will power - before and after - being more interesting/desirable - being better - extreme makeovers - ego massage - acceptance needs - cognitive/aesthetic needs - transcendence needs - social norms/punishment - non-compliance - ostracism - identity tension - promise inclusion - threaten expulsion - influence someone on a very subtle level
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