Dr. Akin Ogundiran, Professor of Africana Studies, Anthropology, and History at University of North Carolina - Charlotte, will speak about the new archaeological evidence revealing the strategies of political expansion, economy, and domestic life in one of Africa’s largest states, the Oyo Empire (ca. 1570-1830), and the roles of the environment in its rise and demise. Admission is free.
Tuesday, April 7 at 6:00pm
Museum of Anthropology
1834 Wake Forest Road Winston-Salem, NC 27106