Lady Gaga reading and videos

On Friday, we will compare Johnny Blazes's ideas about camp and drag to Lady Gaga's arguably campy performances in her music videos (filled with excess and signifiers of gender).

Please view Bad Romance (http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=qrO4YZeyl0I) and Love Game (http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=1mB0tP1I-14&feature=mfu_in_order&list=UL).

Read this brief NY Times article critiquing Lady Gaga's representation of her own gender and sexuality and make note of a few passages to discuss:

http://opinionator.blogs.nytimes.com/2010/06/20/lady-power/


No written homework. 
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