Dr. Jackson’s article on intangible cultural heritage and the Nicodemus Community is featured on the homepage of Anthropology News Online! You can read it along with other articles on cultural heritage at www.anthropology-news.org/index.php/2014/03/26/intangible-cultural-heritage-and-living-communities/.
Working with the National Park Service and the Jimmy Carter National Historic Site team to make sure the community of Archery, Georgia near President Carter’s boyhood home establishes its place in history, Dr. Jackson’s work has Carter’s personal attention. The nation’s 39th president is both excited and supportive of the project and our research efforts in heritage studies.
View a 5-minute video about our lab’s mission which includes an excerpt of President Carter’s interview. View Video