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The Indian Fashion Show: Fighting Cultural Stereotypes with Gender Stereotypes

Wednesday Apr 17, 2013

Anthropology Lecture Hall 163

Dept. of Anthropology, UNM
Between MLK and Roma, E of University Blvd
Albuquerque, NM 87131
US

Cost:

FREE

Ages:

ALL-AGES!

Lecture by Dr. Nancy Parezo, University of Arizona on the tenacity of Euroamerican stereotypes about Native Americans.

This presentation will discuss how anthropologists have both fought and reified these steriotypes.  The lecture is focused on one attempt by an anthropological museologist, Frederik Douglas of the Denver Art Museum, to fight ehnic stereotypes in the1940s and 1950s through an innovative program called "The Indian Fashion Show."

    Contact:

    A. Braswell

    Phone: 505-277-4544
    Website: Click to Visit