Public Intellectual Events

2017: “Slavery in Gwinnett,” Gwinnett Historical Society, Lawrenceville, GA. TV Gwinnett recorded as part of Gwinnett County Bicentennial Series and posted to Vimeo. Advance recording to about 8:30 for the start of my lecture.

2016: “Gwinnett County’s Role in Cherokee Removal,” Gwinnett Historical Society, Lawrenceville, GA.

2014: “Incorporating Business Ventures in Antebellum Athens,” Money Smart Week Program, Athens-Clarke County Library, Athens, GA. Power Point Presentation

2013: “Athens Industrial History,” Colonial Dames Society, Athens, GA

2013: Argued historical reasons for retaining birth citizenship clause in public debate about amending 14th Amendment. Georgia Gwinnett College Constitution Day Activities.

2013: “Early Southern Industrialization” Mayflower Society, Dunwoody, GA

2013: Phi Alpha Theta Inaugural Keynote Address, Georgia Gwinnett College

2013: “Athens’ Industrialization” Athens Historical Society, Athens, GA.
Power Point Presentation

2012: Radio interviews about Athens Industrial History, on “LizTalk with Liz Dalton, WGAU AM, November 11-12.

2011: “Demographic History of Gwinnett County,” Button Gwinnett Day Invited Speaker, Georgia Gwinnett College. Power Point Presentation

2009: Participated in public debate over raising the voting age as part of Constitution Day activities. Argued in favor of lowering voting age to sixteen years, with “learner’s permit” proviso. Georgia Gwinnett College.

2009: “Spain in Georgia,” Lawrenceville Kiwanis Club, Lawrenceville, GA

2009: “Spain in Georgia,” Gwinnett Reads Program, Gwinnett Public Libraries.
Power Point Presentation.

2007: “Henry Grady’s Family Connections to the Georgia Gold Fields,” Lumpkin County Historical Society, Dahlonega, GA

1993: “Textile Mills of Early Athens,” Athens Historical Society.

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