Seeing America – teaching guide – American and Regional culture





Titus Kaphar, The Cost of Removal thumb
Kaphar’s painting uses defacement as a way of critiquing Andrew Jackson and his role in the Trail of Tears. It makes us consider the role of presidential power, both past and present.
APUSH: KC-4.3.I.B, KC-9.2.II.C
TEKS:113.41.(24)(A)

Teaching guide
Titus Kaphar, The Cost of Removal