Geek Chic Using popular culture as a fertile environment for challenging the stereotype that the most brilliant geeks or nerds must be men, the essays in this book demonstrate how the popular media repeatedly affirms stereotypes of femininity while paradoxically challenging the stigmatization of smart women.
|Title of host publication||Geek Chic: Smart Women in Popular Culture|
|Place of Publication||London|
|Number of pages||202|
|Publication status||Published - 1 May 2007|