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Unformatted text preview: Feast Day: people go to church for for mass to celebrate catholic holiday but that isn’t the real ceremony, they l eave the church and start dancing on the plaza and that’s where the real religious ceremony begins There is humor in Native American Ceremonies:-skits put on by clowns- part of reality, some things are funny and some are serious-clowns perform roles that stories do by imitating people acting improperly and therefore informing that person that they are acting improperly Place Names become Clan Names to Individual Names Living on the land and establishing connections to the land gives you the ownership of the land=not a piece of paper, the story is more important than paper Place oriented history vs. Time oriented History...
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This document was uploaded on 10/30/2011 for the course NATAM 10007 at GWU.
- Fall '10