Faculty Lecture Series: Dr. Richard Wallace, Anthropology

Event date

Thursday, April 11, 2019 - 3:00pm to 5:00pm


FDC 118 and Patio

Who's invited

Campus Community and Public


Emy Barsley





Colombian artisan carving wood.Dr. Richard Wallace, Department of Anthropology, will discuss his research in a lecture titled, "The Transformation of Cultural and Ecological Knowledge and Modes of Transmission Among Indigenous Wood Carvers in the Colombian Amazon." His presentation aligns with the current MSR Exhibition Space display which presents an introduction to the artisans living in the the community of Macedonia along the Amazon River and their wood carvings. The exhibit was made possible through collaboration with the Art Department and the MSR Exhibition Space Committee, and support from the Office of the Provost. The lecture will include refreshments.

Persons with disabilities who need special accommodations or have questions about physical access may email ebarsley@csustan.edu or call (209) 667-3216 in advance of the event.