Virtual ProgramMonday, October 18

11-02 Decolonizing Folklore I

Monday, October 18, 9:30 am–11:00 am

  session will be recorded and available for later viewing online

Chair: Maureen K. Porter (Textile Artist)

9:30 am
Fukunosuke Kusumi: The Art of Looking Back
Julia Shizuyo Popham (University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill)

10:00 am
From Ridicule to Respect: Decolonizing Foodways By Reclaiming the Folktale of Nuliajuk in Indigenous Polar Communities
Sofia Porter Bacon (Nova Southeastern University)

10:15 am
La Zona Maya No Es un Museo Ethnográfico, Es un Pueblo En Marcha [The Mayan Zone Is Not an Ethnographic Museum, It Is a People On the Move]: Yucatec Embroiderers from Legitimate Peripheral Participants to Audacious Cultural Innovators
Maureen K. Porter (Textile Artist)

10:45 am
Carrie Hertz (Museum of International Folk Art)

Assembled Panel