American Orientalism explained – A toyshop, a sultan, a shower

Discovered this video – a course work in Creativity and American Culture – on ‘Orientalism’ today on the internet.

“Orientalism is an imperialistic view of the East taken by Western cultures.”

The experimental production is surprisingly concise (1:35 min), articulated, thought-provoking, daring, and, as far as the ‘toyshop-sultan-shower’ combo is concerned, quite original and bizarre:

VIDEO: Orientalism (Creativity and American Culture), by Grayson Blackburn & Will Thomas

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