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After Thinking About Hooping and Cultural Appropriation

After my presentation today, I left both satisfied and troubled. I think it was particularly when Bruce asked me directly, “Well, do you think that hooping a form of cultural appropriation?” I obviously scrambled for answer. I think that it’s … Continue reading

Posted in Block 3: 2011-12 | 2 Comments

On “Wanting to Be Indian,” Halloween, and Cultural Appropriation

Last spring break, before ever enrolling in this class, I talked to a friend who was graduating who had never taken this course. I told her that I was considering Indigenous Religious Traditions as a class to take next year … Continue reading

Posted in Block 3: 2013-2014 | 1 Comment

Ming Lee ;)

Hi guys! I’m Ming Lee. I’m a senior fiction writing major and Spanish minor. I like long walks on the beach, specifically with my puppy dog, Dora. She’s swell. I’m from Baltimore, Maryland. I like to hula hoop, eat, take … Continue reading

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