Cultural Appropriation - Episode 11: Future History: Harnessing Knowledge (Season 1)
Catalogue Number: RS0011
Producer: Redcloud Studios
Subject: Arts, Canadian History, Canadian Social Studies, Documentary, Family Studies/Home Economics, First Nations Studies, History, Indigenous Issues, Indigenous Peoples, Social Studies
Grade Level: 6 - 8, 9 - 12, Post Secondary
Country Of Origin: Canada
Copyright Year: 2018
Running Time: 22:00
Hosts Sarain and Kris discuss the problematic history and current trends of cultural appropriation. They speak with Cultural Educator and Storyteller Lenore Keeshig who talks about the practice of “stealing stories.” They assist Designer/Curator Sage Paul in creating their own Indigenous fashion art installation. Kris and Sarain then visit Nadine St. Louis, Social Entrepreneur and Owner of Ashukan Cultural Space in Montreal and Multimedia Artist Jay Soule in Toronto and discover the many ways both reclaim Indigenous Arts.
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