I was on Morning Edition today talking about the class dynamics on Honey Boo Boo and 2 Broke Girls, aka my dream interview request.
(Although it does take a jab at our generation and era of Internet journalism, calling it “self-congratulatory clique-building and fresh outrage every hour on the hour”—which is a maddeningly cynical way to think of an exciting, creative, participatory media climate about which Mom would have been thrilled.)
I reported on how Pacific Islander students are falling behind. And because of stereotypes and messy data, nobody seems to notice.
Pygmalion and Galatea (c.1890), Jean-Leon Gerome / ***Flawless, Beyonce ft. Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie
Maybe a little lame that I just found out about it via Buzzfeed but nevertheless I am feelin this Tumblr!