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American Indian History. Schedule of events for today: Introductions Syllabus Potlatch: “Nicknames & Mascots: Complicity in Bigotry”—Stereotypes and Smoke Signals Smoke Signals. potlatch.

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american indian history

American Indian History

Schedule of events for today:

Introductions

Syllabus

Potlatch: “Nicknames & Mascots: Complicity in Bigotry”—Stereotypes and Smoke Signals

Smoke Signals

potlatch
potlatch

a ceremonial feast of the American Indians of the northwest coast marked by the host’s lavish distribution of gifts or sometimes destruction of property to demonstrate wealth and generosity

with the expectation of eventual reciprocation

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American Indian History

Schedule of events for today:

Introductions

Syllabus

Potlatch: “Nicknames & Mascots: Complicity in Bigotry”

—Stereotypes and Smoke Signals

nicknames mascots complicity in bigotry

“Nicknames & Mascots: Complicity in Bigotry”

PoynterOnline—Diversity at Work, http://www.poynter.org

www.bluecorncomics.com

Grand Forks Herald 12 April 2006Dr. Denise K. Jajimodiere

stereotypes
stereotypes

something conforming to a fixed or general pattern, especially a standardized mental picture that is held in common by members of a group and represents an oversimplified opinion, prejudiced attitude, or uncritical judgment

what s in a nickname
What’s in a nickname?

Shakespeare

Hubert H. Humphrey

In real life, unlike in Shakespeare, the sweetness of the rose depends upon the name it bears. Things are not only what they are. They are, in very important respects, what they seem to be.

What’s in a name? That which we call a rose

By any other name would smell as sweet.

“Romeo and Juliet,” Act 2 scene 2

names
names
  • categorize
  • create or perpetuate historical context
  • carry multiple meanings & messages
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Stanford University

  • Sports Illustrated
  • National Congress of American Indians (NCAI)
osceola painting by george catlin

The Seminoles

Osceola painting by George Catlin

Treaty of Payne’s Landing, 1832

Osceola

Wiley Thompson

28 December 1835

21 October 1837

Images

impact of names images
impact of names & images
  • demean and trivialize
  • Reflections of prejudice & stereotypes
smoke signals
Smoke Signals
  • smoke signal
  • Sherman Alexie
  • The Lone Ranger and Tonto Fistfight in Heaven
  • awards & summary
  • terms to know
    • Coeur d’Alene Indian Reservation, Idaho
    • 49er songs
    • fry bread
    • Jim Thorpe
    • sweetgrass