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Cancelled-“Bound to the Fire”

Title:Cancelled-“Bound to the Fire”
Date & Time:Sat Nov 3, 2018
Location:Gadsby's Tavern Museum, 134 N. Royal St. (Map This)
Event Details:Due to unforeseen circumstances, this event has been cancelled.

Join Alexandria Archaeology and Alexandria Black History for the second annual Anna Lynch Memorial Lecture Series. Historical archaeologist and historian Kelley Deetz will discuss her new book, “Bound to the Fire: How Virginia’s Enslaved Cooks Helped Invent American Cuisine.” The book combines the archaeology of kitchens and outbuildings with historical records to examine the life of enslaved cooks from the late seventeenth century to the Civil War.
Fees:$12 per person and $10 for FOAA/ ASPBH members.
Audience:Anyone may attend
Tags:Archaeology Museum, Black History Museum, Lecture, Museums, Parker Gray

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