|Author Talk: Speaking For The Enslaved|
Event Type: Adult Program|
Age Group(s): Adults
Start Time: 2:00 PM
End Time: 3:30 PM
Please join Antoinette T. Jackson, Ph.D., author of "Speaking For The Enslaved - Heritage Interpretation At Antebellum Plantation Sites" and Associate Professor in the Department of Anthropology at the University of South Florida, as she shares her critical analysis on the agency of enslaved Africans and their descendants in the South. Dr. Jackson will discuss the ways culture, history, social policy, and identity influence heritage sites and the business of heritage research management in public spaces. A book signing will follow the presentation. Refreshments will be provided.Library: Norma and Joseph Robinson Partnership Library @ Sulphur Springs Map & Directions
Location: Community Room
Presented in partnership with the Sulphur Springs Museum and Heritage Center. Funded by the Friends of the Jimmie B. Keel Regional Library.