The Danger of a Single Story

Monday, October 26, 2009

My friend Emily sent me this video because she thought it would be useful for my upcoming trip to Malawi. It's a really interesting talk about cultural unity and the dangers of cultural stereotypes. I find it a little patronizing to Americans at points, but nonetheless Adichie is a very well-spoken and introduces many probing ideas. It's a bit long, but check it out it you get a chance.


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