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Spirits of the Air: Birds and American Indians in the South

November 27, 6:00 pm8:00 pm

Free

Birmingham Audubon is proud to present renowned anthropologist Shepard Krech III, Professor Emeritus at Brown University and the author of The Ecological Indian: Myth and History, for a special public talk on the University of Alabama campus in Tuscaloosa, Tuesday, November 27th, from 6–8 p.m., in Room 205 of the Amelia Gayle Gorgas Library.

Join us as Dr. Krech explores the intersections of Native American culture and southeastern bird life in a talk based on his book, Spirits of the Air: Birds and American Indians in the South.

This free talk is made possible through a partnership between Birmingham Audubon and the University of Alabama Department of American Studies, with sponsorship support from the Department of Anthropology, the Department of Art and Art History, the Summersell Center for the Study of the South, and the College of Arts and Sciences, as well as through a generous grant from the Daniel Foundation of Alabama. 

Details

Date:
November 27
Time:
6:00 pm–8:00 pm
Cost:
Free

Organizer

Birmingham Audubon
Phone:
205-719-3678
Email:
info@birminghamaudubon.org
Website:
birminghamaudubon.org

Venue

Room 205, Amelia Gayle Gorgas Library
711 Capstone Drive
Tuscaloosa, AL 35487 United States
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Website:
www.ua.edu