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14 08, 2017

Christmas – American holiday

By |2019-04-02T09:57:29-07:00August 14th, 2017|History|0 Comments

Big Horn Medicine Wheel in Wyoming (1300 AD) Native American origins of Christmas Even before 1500 AD, people in North America celebrated a winter religious festival when the days stopped getting shorter and began to get longer again. Native American religion Why are there seasons? All our Native American articles Many people built stone structures [...]

14 08, 2017

Paul Dunbar – American poetry

By |2018-04-24T10:41:39-07:00August 14th, 2017|Literature, North America|0 Comments

Paul Dunbar The Party (1913) DEY had a gread big pahty down to Tom's de othah night; Was I dah? You bet! I neveh in my life see sich a sight; All de folks f'om fou' plantations was invited, an' dey come, Dey come troopin' thick ez chillun when dey hyeahs a fife [...]

11 07, 2017

Friendship in ancient Greece

By |2019-03-27T18:37:16-07:00July 11th, 2017|Greeks, People|0 Comments

Greek friendship: People call this "After the Party": the boy's puking on a slave. Greeks thought that was funny. Greek friendship Among the Greeks, teenaged boys and young men often became very close friends. This was a way for teenaged boys to learn how to behave around grownups. Greek family Women in ancient [...]