Conversation Project: What Is Cultural Appropriation?

May 19, 2018 | 5:00 p.m. | Williams Branch of Josephine Community Libraries

20695 Williams Hwy, Williams OR 97544

Issues of cultural appropriation and identity are complicated. Power dynamics influence who benefits from certain cultural experience, and—given the global nature of our world—parts of our individual and cultural identities are shaped by cultures other than our own. How do we make sense of this and what effect does it have on us as individuals and as Oregonians? Facilitator Surabhi Mahajan will lead us in a conversation to explore cultural appropriation beyond who’s “allowed” to wear certain clothing or cook particular foods. Read more.

Event Sponsors

Josephine Community Libraries

Cost

Free

Contact

Scott Miller at (541) 846-7020 or smiller@josephinelibrary.org