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Grid girls send out outdated message

Grid girls send out outdated message

Vlachos, Peter ORCID: 0000-0002-4870-9006 (2018) Grid girls send out outdated message. Evening Standard. ISSN 2041-4404

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Abstract

This short piece is a critical intervention in the debate on gender roles in the live events industry. Whilst is recognised that stereotypical roles may not necessarily be illegal, the author argues that organisations in the industry can be pro-active in promoting a more level employment playing field. The piece also alludes to past stereotypes in the entertainment industry that would not be acceptable in the present day, and how the current gender-fication in many areas of the live events industry may be viewed by future generations.

Item Type: Article
Uncontrolled Keywords: gender. live events, sports, entertainment industry, sexism
Faculty / Department / Research Group: Faculty of Business
Faculty of Business > Department of Marketing, Events & Tourism
Last Modified: 28 May 2019 11:50
Selected for GREAT 2016: None
Selected for GREAT 2017: None
Selected for GREAT 2018: None
Selected for GREAT 2019: None
URI: http://gala.gre.ac.uk/id/eprint/23724

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