How do you think the author's interpretations of Nacirema culture and rituals are influenced by his own predispositions?

In a one-page essay (approximately 400-500 words), address the following (not necessarily in order):

Who are the Nacirema?

What was your initial reaction when starting to read about the Nacirema?

How do you think the author’s interpretations of Nacirema culture and rituals are influenced by his own predispositions?

Can you think of other examples of observer bias influencing the interpretation of cultural acts?

Assignment Requirements: Your assignment should be written in essay form, with complete sentences and paragraphs. You will be graded not only on the content of your ideas, but also on your writing style (punctuation, grammar, sentence structure, spelling, etc.). Do not answer the questions in bullet form, rather, compose an essay using the questions as guidelines. The essay can be either creative or academic in style.

Files will be provided. Please read the material and then compose the essay.