A public lecture, “The Politics of Race and Shopping: An Archaeology of Consumer Culture and the Color Line,” will be given by Paul Mullins, of Indiana University-Purdue University Indianapolis, on Oct. 20 from 4:45 p.m. – 6 p.m. at the St. Mary’s College of Maryland Cole Cinema, Campus Center (18952 E. Fisher Road, St. Mary’s City, MD 20686).

The lecture, hosted by the Department of Anthropology’s Visiting Anthropologist Program, is free and open to the public. For more information, contact Bill Roberts at 240-895-4387 or email wcroberts@smcm.edu.