Many of us have heard of the famous Bechdel-Wallace Test, but just in case, here's a reminder:
Similar to this test for female representation in media, we would like to share with you the DuVernay test for Black representation in media. This test:
To learn more, you can read about its origin here:
The DuVernay Test
During your next movie night, we encourage you to subject the black characters you encounter to the DuVernay Test as a way of examining how much implicit bias may exist in the entertainment media that we regularly consume.