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Navigate the Waters of Resistance: Studying Marronage Through Underwater Archaeology at Prospect Bluff

April 25 @ 3:00 pm - 4:00 pm

Discover how archaeologists navigate the waters of resistance. This discussion will unravel the hidden narratives of Maroons—those who sought freedom from slavery in remote and often inaccessible locations. While highlighting the historical significance of Marronage in Florida, it will also showcase the methodologies and technologies employed by underwater archaeologists to unearth and preserve these submerged stories. Bria Brooks, is working on her Master’s at University of West Florida. Her research highlights the stories and legacies of Prospect Bluff’s 19th-century Maroon community. To register go to https://attendee.gotowebinar.com/register/8328742744642034013. After registering, you will receive a confirmation email containing information about joining the webinar.