University of Mississippi

Robbie Ethridge Participating in the 2013 Williams Research Center Symposium

The Historic New Orleans Collection presents the 18th Annual Williams Research Center Symposium, Seeking the Unknown:  Natural History Observations in Louisiana, 1698-1840.   This event will feature presentations from scholars about Louisiana’s natural history, including sessions about precolonial American Indians, John James Audubon, early naturalists, and more.  Robbie Ethridge, Professor of Anthropology, will be participating in the symposium.  Dr. Ethridge will be presenting a talk entitled “American Indians and Natural History:  Managed Landscapes in Prehistory.”

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