This “single story” is exactly what I want this podcast to help eradicate. We each have a unique story and a unique life.
This is a great talk, I can’t recommend it enough.
Novelist Chimamanda Adichie: The Danger of a Single Story
Our lives, our cultures, are composed of many overlapping stories. Novelist Chimamanda Adichie tells the story of how she found her authentic cultural voice — and warns that if we hear only a single story about another person or country, we risk a critical misunderstanding.