May 26th, 2016
Episode 589 of 985 episodes
Lauren Laverne and guests discuss the origins and pitfalls of stereotypes of women. With Joanne Harris, best-selling author of Chocolat who has written about myth and fairy tales. Lisa Mckenzie, a sociologist at the London School of Economics, who has explored portrayals of working class women Emma Dabiri, teaching fellow at the School of Oriental and African Studies in London, who has studied what people mean by the term 'mixed-race' in Britain today. Jane Cunningham, founder of advertising and marketing consultancy Pretty Little Head. The broadcast edition of this programme will be available on Iplayer soon after transmission. A longer version is available now as a podcast.