Tag Archives: gender

1.en.20 Keira Knightley: from Bend it like Beckham to her current protest against being photoshopped

We are currently watching Bend it like Beckham, a film that challenges gender stereotypes. One of the film’s leading characters, Jules, Jess’ friend, is played by  Keira Knightley, an actress who made the headlines last week for posing topless in … Continue reading

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1.en. 6 Gender stereotypes

Images used in the  media to portray men and women are essential to build up our perception of gender stereotypes. Some brands have adopted new strategies such as challenging  gender stereotypes brand  themselves have contributed to build up. Building up … Continue reading

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