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14 08, 2017

Br’er Rabbit takes a ride – American literature

By |2019-02-23T13:23:15-07:00August 14th, 2017|Literature, North America|0 Comments

Br'er Fox Everyone laughed at Br'er Rabbit This is a story about Br'er Rabbit and his enemy Br'er Fox. Well, after that story with the Tar Baby got around, the girls were all laughing at Br'er Rabbit. Br'er Rabbit got mad with the girls laughing at him, but he still looked cool, and he said, "Oh, that [...]

14 08, 2017

How Br’er Rabbit lost his tail – American literature

By |2019-02-23T13:49:05-07:00August 14th, 2017|Literature, North America|0 Comments

Br'er Rabbit and his tail Another Br'er Rabbit story This is a story about Br'er Rabbit. So one day in late fall, Br'er Rabbit was hopping down the dirt road and wagging his great big bushy tail. Br'er Rabbit was very proud of his fine tail. Now, you may say, rabbits don't have great [...]

8 08, 2017

Native American food – North America – pemmican and succotash

By |2019-09-13T06:44:09-07:00August 8th, 2017|Native American|19 Comments

Native American food: Inuit carving of a sea lion Hunting and gathering wild food Early on, until about 2000 BC, people in North America ate only wild foods that they could hunt or gather. More about gathering Paleo-Indians in North America All our Native American articles Salmon, wapato, pine nuts and acorn flour These foods varied according to the environment where [...]

21 05, 2017

Anansi and the Turtle

By |2018-04-12T10:10:20-07:00May 21st, 2017|Africa, Literature|0 Comments

Anansi and the turtle An African story This is an African story about Anansi the spider and Turtle. One day, Anansi the spider picked some yams from his garden. They were extra beautiful delicious yams, so he baked them carefully in the fire. Then he sat down to eat them up. Turtle is [...]