Upcoming Lectures

What the Land Witnessed: Connecting the 'Soul-Soil' of a Diverse People through the Power of Place and True Inclusion

On left: woman under tree, moss, eyes closed. On Right: Title - NC OSA Lecture series - Trowel Blazers
Wednesday, May 29, 2019 - 11:30 a.m.

109 East Jones Street
Raleigh, NC 27601
United States

Michelle Lanier will explore the uses of archaeology, mapping, ecology, and land conservation as intersecting tools for expanding and diversifying the historical narrative of North Carolina.

Michelle Lanier is the Director of the NC Division of State Historic Sites.

The lecture will be livestreamed and available on YouTube if you cannot make it in person.

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Archaeology at the Pauli Murray House

Dr Anna Agbe-Davies; NC Office of State Archaeology 2019 Lecture Series Trowel Blazers: Women Making History
Thursday, June 20, 2019 - 11:00 a.m.

5 East Edenton Street
Raleigh, NC 27601
United States

Since 2011, archaeologists at UNC-Chapel Hill have been collaborating with the Pauli Murray Project to study and protect the archaeological legacy of the Fitzgerald/Murray family at the site of their family home in Durham, NC. This presentation summarizes results to date and situates the research within the contexts of contemporary and historical archaeology as well as public archaeology.

Dr. Anna Agbe-Davies is an Associate Professor at UNC-CH. 

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