Historic Spanish Point is proud to bring back our popular Archaeology Lecture Series. Join us for the 2018-2019 season, “New Investigations & Fresh Perspectives”,  to learn about recent archaeological research from area leaders.

Schedule:

Thursday, September 6th, 2018 | 5:00-7:00

Public Archaeology at Judah P. Benjamin Confederate Memorial, Gamble Plantation Historic State Park with Dr. Diane Wallman, University of South Florida

Saturday, October 13, 2018 | 1:00- 3:00 p.m

Woman the Toolmaker: Reconsidering Feminine Knowledge and Skill with Dr. Kathy Weedman Arthur, University of South Florida – St. Petersburg

Thursday, November 8, 2018 | 5:00- 7:00 p.m

Tree Island Communities of the Late Archaic: An Archaeological Case from the Everglades Agricultural Area Dr. Bill Locascio, Florida Gulf Coast University

Saturday, December 8, 2018 | 1:00- 3:00 p.m

Heritage in an Age of Rising Sea Levels: Archaeological Perspectives on the Anthropocene with Dr. Uzi Baram, New College of Florida and Director of New College Public Archaeology Lab

Thursday, January 10, 2019 | 5:00-7:00pm

People and the Night Sky with Rebecca O’Sullivan, Public Coordinator for the West Central Florida Public Archaeology Network

Saturday, February 9, 2019 | 1:00- 3:00 p.m

Session Topic TBA | Speaker: Dr. Lori Collins, Co-Director of USF Libraries Digital Heritage and Humanities Collections

Thursday, March 14, 2019 5:00- 7:00 p.m

Tampa Bay Shipwrecks of the Civil War with Jeff Moates, Director of the West Central Florida Public Archaeology Network

Tickets: Tickets are $5 for Historic Spanish Point Members ($10 for future Members). Tickets can be purchased here. Want to attend the entire series? Subscribe and save! Members can attend all seven sessions for $30 ($60 for future Members). To subscribe, please call (941) 966-5214.

Please note: all lectures take place in the Historic Spanish Point Visitor Center, in Classroom A.