Lecture on Native American and Colonial Archeological sites in Chatham County
SCAD’s architectural history department will host a lecture, co-sponsored by the Coastal Georgia Archeological Society, by Ervan Garrison, who will present “Art & Archeology of the Grove’s Creek Site, Skidaway Island, Georgia,” on Tuesday, April 6, 6:30 p.m., at St. Paul’s Episcopal Church, 1802 Abercorn St. The lecture is free and open to the public.
With a focus on early architecture, this lecture will highlight ongoing research at one of the more significant Native American and colonial archeological sites in Chatham County. Ervan Garrison is a professor of anthropology and geology at the University of Georgia, where he has been a member of the faculty since 1992. Prior to teaching in Athens, he taught at Texas A&M and served as a research assistant at the University of Missouri, earning his Ph.D. in 1979. He is a Fellow of the Geological Society of America and has authored many publications related to his geological and archaeological research.
For more information, contact April Martin at 912.525.5038.