Presentation on theme: "Examples of cultural artifacts"— Presentation transcript:
1Examples of cultural artifacts Being You at CLUExamples of cultural artifacts
2A Cultural “Show & Tell” Dinner Event What artifact will you bring to share?Being You at CLUA Cultural “Show & Tell” Dinner EventIn the First Year Residence Halls150 Free t-shirts & door prizes3 dates ~ 3 residence halls(commuters welcome)September 2014
3Who are you?None of us is just one thing. For example, I’m a female, I’m Christian, and I’m black. But some parts of me influence my daily life more than other parts.This is an artifact that best represents me.I’m a black female of African descent.*African doll.
4I’m a female feminist who cares about the plight of women all over the world. *Stained glass.
5I’m a practicing Catholic and this is the first non-Catholic school I’ve attended. *A rosary
6I’m from Hawaii, born and raised, but I’m not a native Hawaiian, but I strongly identify with the culture.*A lei.
7I’m a humanist who questions the existence of God I’m a humanist who questions the existence of God. I’m not an atheist, though some humanist are.The humanist symbol on a necklace.
8I’m a Native Canadian male but I live here now. *Inuksuk – stone figures with deep historical roots for the Inuit people .