Another Great Day. By Ruth Peyser. Outline. Questions for Close Analysis Images for Semiotic Analysis (systems of signs) Is she really alone ? (space) What do you think about this image of a housewife?
By Ruth Peyser
“I'm in a way saying things shouldn't be like this. It's a harsher side of life, but it's a reality.” - Ruth Peyser
Call-in radio program
Child care; TV images
The busy sounds and street scenes
alone at home, begins and ends her day with the radio program;
Wonder word: “hostage”
Wants to kill;
The content of the romance.
Her isolationThe Ironies in her life
Beginning . . .
Ending . . .
her life completely penetrated by mass media and the public sphere.
As the baby cries
After the sexual fantasy scene