Taos Archaeological Society
Date: Wednesday, February 22, 2017 - [Note date change]
Speaker: Caroline Fernald
Topic: Prehistoric Trade Between Mesoamerica and The American Southwest
Caroline Jean Fernald is the Executive Director of the Millicent Rogers Museum. She is a Ph.D. candidate in Native American art history at the University of Oklahoma, and wrote her Master's thesis on Mesoamerican influences on pottery motifs at Acoma Pueblo.Her lecture will address this research by focusing on prehistoric trade connections between Mesoamerica and the Southwest as well as representations of luxury trade goods, such as scarlet macaws, in prehistoric and historic Southwestern art.
Join other TAS members and our speaker for Dinner at 5PM
Guadalajara Grill South, 1384 Paseo del Pueblo Sur, Taos, across from Ace Hardware.
Arrive between 5:00 and 5:30 PM, place your order at the front, and take your number to the back room. No reservations needed.
You can also use this evening as an opportunity to pay your 2017 TAS Membership dues.
The Book Club is always open to suggestions of book ideas.