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The West and the Rest | Stereotypes in Pop Culture

Karen Smith famously said “So if you’re from Africa why are you white?”, contributing to the growing debate surrounding stereotypes in popular culture. This famous Mean Girls quote was surprisingly my first thought whilst watching novelist Chimamanda Adichie tell her … Continue reading

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Transmedia Storytelling

A novel, becomes a movie, a sequel, a video game, a television series, merchandise, and so on. This is known as transmedia storytelling. With the convergence of new media we are seeing a birth of transmedia narratives, affecting the way … Continue reading

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