Loading presentation...

Present Remotely

Send the link below via email or IM

Copy

Present to your audience

Start remote presentation

  • Invited audience members will follow you as you navigate and present
  • People invited to a presentation do not need a Prezi account
  • This link expires 10 minutes after you close the presentation
  • A maximum of 30 users can follow your presentation
  • Learn more about this feature in our knowledge base article

Do you really want to delete this prezi?

Neither you, nor the coeditors you shared it with will be able to recover it again.

DeleteCancel

Make your likes visible on Facebook?

Connect your Facebook account to Prezi and let your likes appear on your timeline.
You can change this under Settings & Account at any time.

No, thanks

Semiotic analysis on pop music videos

No description
by

Sally Wang

on 4 November 2014

Comments (0)

Please log in to add your comment.

Report abuse

Transcript of Semiotic analysis on pop music videos

Nicki Minaj-Anaconda
What you hear
Rap, hip-hop style
Extremely catchy
What you see
Booty, Booty shaking,
Girls twerking,
More shaking booties...
Robin Thicke- Blurred Lines
What you see
Meghan Trainor -
All About That Bass
Semiotic analysis on pop music videos
What you hear
My anaconda don't,
my anaconda don't ,
my anaconda don't want,
not unless you got buns, hon.
Oh my gosh, look at her butt
Bananas (cutting)
Jungle
Drake
writhing
sweating
whipped cream
Signs-Title
Anaconda (n.) :
big long snakes mostly found in
South America.
genitals, writhing
jungle
Signs
women-empowering
shaking booty and butt unashamedly
cutting off banana and throwing it away
men's genitals
lap dancing with Drake
not empowering
all the stuff that might turn men on
Peircean sign
What you see
bubblegum colors
not really-skinny girls dancing
booty-shaking
3 girls with white bangs covering their eyes
skinny bitch representative
plus-sized man dancing
live barbie set + real Ken
Signs
white hair: the society
blocking them from seeing their beauty
a real person or a barbie doll?
people with perfect figure
booty beaten the skinny bitch
Message
women-empowering
"every inch of you is perfect from the bottom to the top"
not exactly non empowering
skinny bitches hatred
skinny = mean and bad?
men playing/flirting w. naked women
hashtag thicke/blurred lines
stuffed lamb, dog
women serving men
toy cars
FYI, there is also a NSFW version
Signs
lamb : innocence, tamed, 'women-like-animal' theme
Farmer : owning the girl
Signs
Hashtag Thicke : thick
Mese en scene: Men in the center
More-Syringe
Service
empowering
degrading
not degrading
not empowering
All About That Bass
Blurred Lines
Anaconda
e.g. ( whipped cream?)
Greimas
sign vehicle
Interpretant
object
connotation
Saussure
Full transcript