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You Are What You Eat: Cannibal Dances

In the first installment of our cannibal series, we looked at how the word “cannibal” is politically charged and often levied at indigenous people by European colonizers. 1,807 more words


Flat Painting- Kwakiutl Art

I’m not quite sure what it is about it but I’m slightly obsessed with North American Indian art, for me I’m sure it’s the curved/ circular shapes and big, bulging eyes and the use of these shapes to represent animals and spirits. 129 more words


Talking Stick

My experience

The nature of the talking stick provides us the opportunity to speak from our hearts and mind. When used in a peace circle it provides the circle to process what is being said and be heard without judgement. 309 more words