Explore the landscapes that form the Indigenous cultures of North America. From the booming economies of the Great Lakes, buffalo hunters of the Plains tribes and the Western coastal cultures to the shamanic cultures of the far north and boreal forests. Learn the meaning of what is sacred to Indigenous peoples, including the issue of cultural appropriation.
Instructor: Leta Houle
Class meetings: Sundays, 8 PM ET, week of Nov 4 through Dec 1
Deloria Jr., Vine. 2006. The World We Used to Live In. Golden, CO: Fulcrum Publishing