2017 – 2018 Lecture Series

 

 

 

November 19, 2017 – Lecture – Trends in Tewa Decorated Pottery

Presented by Dean Wilson, NM Office of Archeological Studies Dean will discuss how charting the changes in decorated pottery types for the Northern Rio Grande region provides clues concerning changing influences from and interaction with surrounding groups. 2pm at the DeLavy House Continue reading

January 21, 2018 – Lecture – Taos Pueblo Pottery

Presented by Pam Lujan Hauer, a member of Taos Pueblo.  She studied pottery making at the Institute of American Indian Arts, and was also taught by her great-aunts Josephine Ortiz and Anita Lujan, who are highly regarded as traditional Indian pueblo potters. 2pm at the DeLavy House Continue reading

February 18, 2018 – Lecture – From Slave to Superstar: The Life of James Pierson Beckwourth

Presented by Ed Wallace.  An inspiring, entertaining, educational and historically accurate portrayal of one of our forgotten heroes.  2pm at the DeLavy House Continue reading

March 18, 2018 – Lecture – Estevanico the Moor

Presented by Dennis Herrick.   This program about Esteban will dispel the myths and deliberate deceptions that have belittled this sixteenth-century explorer’s accomplishments and attacked his character.  2pm at the DeLavy House Continue reading