Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie
The Danger of a Single Story.
I was so taken by this talk. It is sometimes way too easy to fall into the trap of viewing other people or cultures in a stereotypical way – through the story we have grown up with, the one we have absorbed, the story that has been shown to us over and over again.
She makes a good point in the talk when she says that ‘the problem with stereotyping is not that it’s untrue but that it’s incomplete.’