Ready for Halloween? The Northerner is!
Check out the latest stories featuring NKU's own anthropology professors!
The Multicultural Roots of Halloween: Interested in how Halloween traditions have developed over the years into our own modern holiday? Look no further, Seth Thomas details several different cultures have influenced our night of costumes, candy, and horror! Dr. Micheal Simonton and Dr. Zac Hruby both provide insight into how different cultures celebrated Halloween and other similar holidays throughout history.
Should Cultures Serve as Costumes?: Andrea Carter asks the question in an article detailing how some costumes depicting minorities may indeed be offensive. Dr. Sharlotte Neely chimes in and provides her point of view on the subject.
The Multicultural Roots of Halloween: http://www.thenortherner.com/arts-and-life/2015/10/28/the-multicultural-roots-of-halloween/
Should Cultures Serve as Costumes: http://www.thenortherner.com/news/2015/10/28/should-cultures-serve-as-costumes/