I need an explanation for this English question to help me study.
I have an English discussion with 7 questions that I need to do. You have to read both articles and then answer the questions.
First, write down 5 different body rituals in your post and 5 different adjectives you can use to describe these people in your post.
Who is this text REALLY about? Consider what Nacirema is spelled backwards.
Does knowing what this text is really about change your opinion about these people? Why or why not?
What is Miner’s purpose in writing about these people in this way? What do we have to learn about the adjectives we initially used to describe these people?
What is Audre Lorde’s claim about oppression?
How does Miner’s lesson relate to Audre Lorde’s claims in her text?
How can we apply the idea of the “Voices from the LEFT” to Miner’s and Lorde’s texts?
.PDF version article one Miner
this text by Audre Lorde (Links to an external site.) article two Lorde