Archaeology Brown Bag Lecture Series (VIRTUAL)
“Mind-Altering Substance Use in Feasting Economies: Perspectives from the American Southern Plains, 1300-1650 CE” By Dr. Crystal Dozier, Wichita State University
Friday, October 8, 2021
This talk outlines current understandings of the relationships between different communities in the Southern Plains, from modern Kansas to Texas, and how feasting with mind-altering substances may have worked within these systems to provide opportunities for collaboration and trade during a period of increased population and competition.