Oneida Corn Culture: History, Tradition, Cultural Uses
The Oneida Nation is a Native American population which traces their original homelands to the region of New York state. Corn played a significant role in shaping culture and society. This three- part series focuses on the history, traditional stories and cultural uses of corn. The course will include a mix of Oneida oral tradition, as well as first-hand accounts by our American neighbors. The presenter is an enrolled member of the Oneida Nation.