Think Before You Type | The Persistence and Evolution of Racial Stereotypes in Contemporary Design
that designers wield caution when representing an audience of different races.
there. As the minority becomes the majority, it is more important than ever
materials. Some of the images may not be as overt, but the subtle cues are
still often depicted using stereotypical imagery in advertising and marketing
come a long way since Aunt Jemima and Frito Bandito, racial minorities are
that America is now a post-racial society. But while the country may have
With the election of President Obama in 2008, there is an widely held belief