They used our sweet, sweet grass to smudge away hurt

Author
Goos, Melaina
Faculty Advisor
Pacher, Constanza
Date
2019
Keywords
typography , poster design , This Accident of Being Lost , Leanne Betasamosake Simpson , MacEwan Book of the Year
Abstract (summary)
The second poster represents the connection to the land and sacred plants. The poster reinforces the importance of Indigenous people to return to traditional/sacred practices that were taken away and not recognized after they were colonized. Sweet grass is a sacred plant associated with healing and spirituality. The poster is representing the importance of connecting to their culture and embracing their identity and healing with the use of sweet grass and traditional practices such as smudging.
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Item Type
Student Creative Work
Language
English
Rights
All Rights Reserved