Rena Black is a student in the Department of Theology and will complete her M.A. in May, 2010. She received her B.A. from Mount St. Mary's University in Emmitsburg, MD, where she studied Theology, English, and Philosophy. She would like to thank Dr. Anthony Godzieba, whose Culture: Theological Investigations course inspired this paper. She would also like to thank her family (biological, spiritual, and academic) and her friends for their unwavering, enthusiastic support.