Welcoming the Newcomer

My longtime friend and colleague Lourdes Santos recently visited the Metropolitan Museum of Art in New York City and wrote “I saw these amazing paintings by Kent Monkman, a Canadian artist. He appropriated European and American works and reversed history’s European gaze to explore themes of colonization and indigenous resilience.” While I want the focus of this post to be on Monkman’s stunning work, I will be exploring the topic of appropriation in an upcoming post.

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