Mar 05, 2013 12:58 AM GMT
Post your favorite aboriginal dance here!
calibro saidusing the word "aboriginal" is highly problematic here
StudlyScrewRite saidcalibro saidusing the word "aboriginal" is highly problematic here
White people can perform 'aborginal' dance without being aboriginal themselves, just as Irish people could perform a Hula, if they are so inclined!
Do you think Zumba is off limits to non-Colombian peoples? If performed by 50 year old WASPs, it's still "zumba"!
Definition of ABORIGINAL
1: being the first or earliest known of its kind present in a region
2 a : of or relating to aborigines
b often capitalized : of or relating to the indigenous peoples of Australia
— ab·orig·i·nal·ly adverb
Examples of ABORIGINAL
the aboriginal peoples of Australia
the aboriginal peoples of northern Alaska are known as Inupiats, which in their language literally means “real people”
First Known Use of ABORIGINAL: 1667