Within your analysis, you need to incorporate material about the idea of stereotype threat from the book-Whistling Vivaldi in at least two body paragraphs. Follow-up questions to start your thinking: What does “staying true to yourself” and “growth” look like in different circumstances within the graphic novel-American Born Chinese? How do your explanations differ for various characters in the novel? What kinds of pressure come from within a person, and what pressure comes from the outside? What specific aspects of stereotype threat—for instance, underperformance, mental drain, the pressure to defy stereotypes, and so on—seem most relevant to certain characters in American Born Chinese?
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