Join in this week as we continue June’s theme of Juneteenth and African American History.
Tuesday – 12 PM (Noon) “Let’s Talk Tuesday”
“Ugly Jugs”, colonoware, and how ceramics become archaeological artifacts that can help us understand African and African American history. Resident potter and historian Jean Gross will discuss these ceramic types, and the tradition of African and African American ceramic production.
Thursday – 12 PM (Noon) “Explore More Thursday”
Dr. Chris Barton will discuss archaeology as activism and his work at Francis Marion University, which includes excavation at Hobcaw Barony’s enslaved community, and his career-long passion for studying and sharing the history of the African diaspora.
Please note the “Plugged In To History” Digital Programming schedule has changed.
*Every Tuesday is “Let’s Talk Tuesday” at 12 PM (NOON) EST
*Every Thursday is “Explore More Thursday” at 12 PM (NOON) EST
*Last Thursday of every month will be “History Unplugged” – evening Happy Hour at 6 PM
Join us on Facebook as we continue this month’s theme centering around Juneteenth and continuing an African American History focus as we connect events in the past with the history being made today.
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