What I Hear When You Say
What does it mean to appreciate vs. appropriate culture? Explore unique perspectives.

def • i • ni • tion
Cultural Appropriation

noun

The unacknowledged or inappropriate adoption of the customs, practices, ideas, etc. of one people or society by members of another and typically more dominant people or society.

One phrase. Many interpretations.

What does it mean to appreciate vs. appropriate culture? Explore this question from unique and differing points of view.

What I Hear When You Say

The Cycle of Cultural Appropriation

Aired: 2017-03-15 0:41 Rating: NR

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What do you hear when someone says "cultural appropriation?" Do you think there are ways to appreciate another culture without appropriating it? Use the hashtag #WhatIHearPBS to share your thoughts.

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