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The most prominent space, the gym has taken over Ethel’s life. Ethel spends her time refining her body & has many reminders of what it means to be attractive & ugly from her big screen TV. The images on her big screen were chosen representations of women that we are all familiar with if we own a television, read the newspaper, or visit the grocery store. What are these representations of womanhood providing models of? telling us directly & indirectly? We juxtaposed these images with Peggy Lee’s rendition of “I enjoy being a girl” to show how things have changed and stayed the same.

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