Watch an episode of either a sitcom (comedy series) or a drama series on televis
Watch an episode of either a sitcom (comedy series) or a drama series on televis
Watch an episode of either a sitcom (comedy series) or a drama series on television or on any online media services such as Netflix, Hulu or Amazon.com. Record the number of representatives of different identity groups (ethnic, racial gender, age, class, sexuality, religion and so on) that appear in the show, also record the role that each person plays. In a substantive 2-3 double-spaced pages-long essay, answer the following questions. Please also refer to relevant discussions from the readings such as avowed and ascribed identities, and issues around diversity in Hollywood. How many different groups were represented? What groups were most represented? Why do you think this is so? What groups were least represented? Why do you think this is so? What differences (if any) were there in the roles that members of the various groups played? Did one group lay more sophisticated or more glamorous roles than others? In how many cases were people represented in stereotypical roles – for

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