Flagler Lecture: "The Steel Crown"

Tuesday, April 14, 2015, at 10 a.m.

Lori Lee, assistant professor of social sciences at Flagler College, will discuss, “The Steel Crown: Indigenous Responses to Exploration” at this Flagler Community Lecture.

(904) 826-8617
  • Please Note: This event is from 2015.

    Flagler College’s 2015 Community Lecture Series continues on Tuesday, April 14, 2015, with a talk that examines the response of Old World indigenous peoples to New World exploration. Flagler College Assistant Professor of Social Sciences Lori Lee will lead the discussion on the topic, “The Steel Crown: Indigenous Response to Exploration,” in the Ponce Hall Solarium at Flagler College.

    This lecture will examine indigenous responses to exploration at varying scales by drawing on case studies from North America, Africa, and South America.  

    The Flagler College Community Lecture Series began in 2007 to offer the St. Augustine community an opportunity to explore topics covering arts, religion, politics, culture, history, economics and more with experts on the Flagler College faculty. Lectures take place monthly, last approximately one hour, and are followed by a coffee and pastry reception.

    With the 450th Commemoration events occurring this year, the Community Lecture Series will focus throughout 2015 on the theme: Exploration: Passions, Implications and Reflections. 

    Admission: Tickets are $5 per person for a single lecture, or $15 for four lectures. Active military personnel may attend at no charge. Call (904) 826-8617 to make reservations, as space is limited.

    When? Tuesday, April 14, 2015, at 10 a.m.

    Where? The Ponce Hall Solarium at Flagler College, located at 74 King Street in downtown St. Augustine.

    For more information, call (904) 826-8617 or visit here.


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