Essays on Cultural Appropriation
Cultural appropriation (or misappropriation) happens when members of one culture adopt elements of another culture. The amorality usually arises when dominant cultures borrow these elements from formerly oppressed, currently oppressed, or even extinct cultures. The situation is frequent between empires and their former colonies but also between dominant population and indigenous people. Given that the act is offensive towards these minorities or cultures, it is important that students know to recognize such situations and avoid them. Essays on this topic often explore more or less popular cases of cultural appropriation, oftentimes, trying to raise awareness. Also. the essays you’ll find in this category pay close attention to structure (introduction, main body, conclusion), the language used, writing style.