Emma Smith, Wesleyan University
The reality TV sensation features fierce rivalry, but it also offers a lens into female empowerment and dynamic female representation.
Abbey Slattery, Northwestern College
The DuVernay test, named after the African-American director, assesses films’ racial representation in the same way the Bechdel test did for gender inclusivity.
Lauren Diethelm, University of California at Santa Cruz
Though not a recent invention, many college students are still unfamiliar with this simple test of gender equality in film.
© 2022 Study Breaks