Monday 28 November 2016

A History of the United States. Episode 62 - Native Americans 2: Myths, Legends, and Folktales

This week we begin the serious study of the Native American peoples. We talk about how we are going to cover them, and about how to fairly assign weight between Euroamerican history and native traditions. We examine folklore, and break it down into three different categories, myth, legend, and folktale.