Young Americans – “Cultural Stereotypes”

Fess Grandiose was on hand to contribute to the dialog featured in episode seven of “Young Americans” from Scion AV and VICE. Dealing with the theme of cultural stereotypes, Fess and the other participants confront issues of race and stereotype, and their respective effects on urban and rural life.

What does it mean about you when you live in a big city? What about a small town? How many of those stereotypes about culture and race and location are true?

Watch previous episodes of “Young Americans by clicking right here.

After tackling issues that resonated in 2012, from college debt to social networking, season two of Scion AV and VICE’s Young Americans sees the return of Producer/Director Lance Bangs and company as they travel across the nation to capture real viewpoints and opinions from today’s youth.

In season two, ethnicity is the overarching lens through which Lance and his team focused in on some targeted topics such as body image, socializing and media representations. The end result was a documented survey of people from a wide array of ethnic communities hailing from all over the US.

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