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  1. 1. Stereotypes September 20, 2007 Day 9
  2. 2. Plan for today <ul><li>Review stereotypes vs. generalizations (11-11:10) </li></ul><ul><li>Watch and discuss scene in Auberge (11:10-11:30) </li></ul><ul><li>The Magic Box (11:30-12:15) </li></ul>
  3. 3. Stereotypes vs. Generalizations
  4. 4. L’auberge espanole <ul><li>Add things to watch for with sound on and off </li></ul>
  5. 5. The Black Box <ul><li>Choose an identity that is important to your sense of self, something you feel strongly about and write it on the card. </li></ul><ul><li>Tape the card to your shirt and circulate so everyone sees everyone else’s identity. </li></ul><ul><li>Now think of a stereotype associated with that identity and write it on another card. </li></ul><ul><li>Come back together in a circle. </li></ul>
  6. 6. The Black Box <ul><li>Discuss what is bothersome about your stereotype? What kind of suffering has it caused? How do you feel about it? </li></ul><ul><li>Does anyone else know someone who negates this stereotype (you must have had direct contact with this person)? </li></ul>
  7. 7. The Black Box <ul><li>How did you feel about this game? </li></ul><ul><li>How did you feel about getting rid of your stereotype? </li></ul><ul><li>How did you feel about attaching it to yourself? </li></ul><ul><li>How did you feel learning about other people’s experiences with their stereotypes? </li></ul>
  8. 8. Homework <ul><li>Blog posting: </li></ul><ul><ul><li>How do you think/hope this game will help you to change your thinking about stereotypes? Do you know other people who have been hurt by stereotypes against them? How? </li></ul></ul>