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stereotype threat

Stereotype Threat

Contribution by Rohini Rau Stereotype Threat I just came across this term while googling Stereotype and was quite surprised at how relevant a topic it is. What is Stereotype threat?Stereotype threat is a situational predicament in which people are or feel themselves to be at risk of confirming negative stereotypes about their social group. Basically…


What’s your stereotype?

Written and Photographed by Harrison France “I asked different people (fellow students and family members) to each think of a personal stereotype. Inspired by photographer Gillian Wearing, I photographed my subjects holding signs in front of them with their stereotype written in large handwriting. I selected the best 29 photographs and put them into a…

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Feminism for Dummies

A little while back (not sure when), Shailene Woodley, Star of Divergent and The Fault in Our Stars said in an interview that she wasn’t a feminist because  she “liked men too much”. Being a feminist myself, I was pretty annoyed with her complete ignorance. But what annoyed me even more was people not understanding…

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