Video Reflection: The Danger of a Single Story

Watch the TED talk “The Danger of a Single Story” by Chimamanda Adichie and write a reflection regarding any aspect of the video.  If you need ideas, consider the questions below.  Your reflection should be 200-400 words in length.

Complete the following steps:

  • Watch “The Danger of a Single Story (Links to an external site.).”
  • Write a reflection regarding any aspect of video of 200-400 words in length.
  • Consider these questions:
    • What is a single story?
    • How is a single story created?
    • What are the consequences of a single story?
    • The speaker says that we “need to engage in all stories of a place or person.”  Is this possible?  Why or why not?
  • Turn in reflection.

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