Media Musings Blog Archive Inappropriate gender roles in advertising
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Photograph by Tricia Wang, from Flickr
Mamamia, an online blog,wrote a post about this issueyesterday, after a video was released about switching gender stereotypes in advertising.
Students studying Women and Gender Studies at the University of Sakatchewan made the video to highlight the inaccuracy of gender stereotypes in advertising.
Take a look at the video here. (Age protected)
BlogMedianposter took a further analysis on the video depiction of advertising roleshere.
But these examples aren the first time advertising has been deemed inappropriate through gender stereotypes.
Remember in 2011 when Marc Jacobs released his perfume, Oh Lola, advertising 17 year old actress Dakota Fanning allegedly as a sexualised child?
The Telegraph UK reported the banning of this advertisement, and here is the report and the exact image from the advertisement.
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