Systemic Borders

Cherie Valentina Stocken

2008, 06:47 minutes, colour, English


Have you ever felt feelings of inadequacy, inferiority and the constant imposition of Western values? This dehumanizing process of acculturation has both marginalized and trivialized Aboriginal people for centuries. Dominate western culture nurtures systemic racism and the ongoing commodification of Aboriginal identity. Breaking these patterns can only be done by first altering our own perceptions of the 'other'.

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