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Wed May 22, 2013
Greater Boston Video: Actor Geena Davis Challenges Typecasting of Girls
Through the Geena Davis Institute of Gender Media, the Academy Award-winning actor targets the inadequate representation of women in the media, especially children’s media. Davis talks with Emily Rooney about visiting elementary schools to teach kids that girls can be firefighters and mathematicians, not just eye candy.