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Like the most effective petitioners in the narrative sector of the work, he evokes sympathy by resorting to the mode of ethos, that is, dramatizing himself as someone of great merit but little fortune.
Weinstein wants to continue his run of biographies by dramatizing conductor Arturo Toscanini's musicality and heroism through his impassioned disputes with fascist leader Mussolini.
Baldwin is not denigrating or ridiculing women; rather, he is dramatizing the tragic waste of Amy's spiritual energy, which, in the absence of a worthy political object to give it direction, ends by devouring her, consuming her from within - hence her death from breast cancer.
Without over dramatizing she maintains a gripping pace throughout.
They do not take a stand; they do nothing to change our sense of space, while the best modernist sculpture constructs space in the process of occupying it, dramatizing our uncertainty in a space that has become relative to us and so can never again be fixed.
A struggle with drugs is almost impossible to bring to life in ways that compel our interest rather than our sympathy, and when you are dramatizing the life of someone like Gia Carangi -- who seems more a totem of pre-AIDS excess than a character sufficiently complex for a full-length feature -- such a challenge can defeat even the greatest of filmakers.
Finally, recognizing the critical interdependence of New Negroism and American modernity, Brown pursues an ultimately synthetic poetic project, exposing and dramatizing the dynamic hybridity fundamental to African American being.
In dramatizing the intersection of romance and contract, Cavendish's work contributes to a revised history of theories of political obligation in the seventeenth century.
OTC BB: UREC), a developer and marketer of sealants and coating products for the construction and building products industries, has launched its first national advertising campaign, dramatizing the unique qualities of the company's flagship product, the plural-component roofing sealant UrecoatsRSM-100(TM), and the specially designed BlueMAX(TM) applicator unit.
The show changed the face of musical theater when it debuted on Broadway in 1971, dramatizing Jesus' entry into Jerusalem, the unrest caused by his preaching and his popularity, his betrayal by Judas and his crucifixion.
But in dramatizing the problems of immigrants with such high-tech elegance, Wodickzo raises a question that remains unanswered: To what degree does the barrage of electronic images in industrial societies actually exacerbate our sense of isolation?