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Resources on Appropriation

Resources on Appropriation

Cultural Appropriation Video Via Marina Shutup

Restival Global Information

-Website: restivalglobal.com

-Navajo: restivalglobal.com/the-navajo/ 

-YouTube Main Page: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCopuVihoPJ5ZD82u27kl5uQ

-YouTube video shown during the presentation: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=OM-mIA-BRHI

-Larissa Nez’s Twitter thread that called out Restival in August 2017 - https://twitter.com/canoecanoa/status/900821864519421952

 

Indian Hobbyism Article

-Feature Shoot, “AN IN-DEPTH LOOK AT THE CONTROVERSIAL PRACTICE OF ‘INDIAN HOBBYISM’ IN EASTERN EUROPE”, 2015, https://www.featureshoot.com/2015/12/an-in-depth-look-at-the-controversial-practice-of-indian-hobbyism-in-eastern-europe/

Native American (or “Indian”) Grave Robbing

In Larissa’s presentation, she discussed Indian Hobbyism and it’s relation to grave robbing to obtain Indigenous regalia, artifacts, and ceremonial items to be sold.

-SF Gate, "Looting Indian Grave Sites Is Big Business in Utah / BLM agents fight continuing battle against robbers”, 2001, http://www.sfgate.com/news/article/Looting-Indian-Grave-Sites-Is-Big-Business-in-2933483.php

-Native American Netroots, "Desecrating Indian Graves”, 2009, http://nativeamericannetroots.net/diary/324

-Friends Committee on National Legislation, "Reclaiming Identity: The Repatriation of Native Remains and Culture”, 2008, https://www.fcnl.org/updates/reclaiming-identity-the-repatriation-of-native-remains-and-culture-137

Matoc Nation Cult

-Website: http://www.kavuyido.info/matoc-nation-pac.html / http://www.kavuyido.info/ 

-Twitter Account: @Matokismo / @Kavuyido / @MatocNationPAC

-Olivia Ramirez creating a warning on a Facebook post: https://www.facebook.com/TrueSundancer/posts/1320813851357025

-Twitter Thread shared by a Native-run Twitter site that calls out “pretendians” - https://twitter.com/fakewhitendns8/status/884802185850171394?lang=en

Additional Resources:

-Native Appropriations, "Cultural Appropriation Bingo, proving your comments are unoriginal and ignorant”. 2010, http://nativeappropriations.com/2010/04/cultural-appropriation-bingo-proving-your-comments-are-unoriginal-and-ignorant.html

Land Acknowledgement Handouts (specific to Oregon)

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Deconstructing Whiteness

Deconstructing Whiteness

Interrupting Oppression

Interrupting Oppression