Identity Crises: Using Geographical Names to Chart Historical Developments
Fri Nov 30 11:30 am to 12:30 pm
San Francisco, Ballroom Level, West Tower
Examine how conflicts over geographical names (past/present) denote the rise and fall of political regimes, the expansion and contraction of powerful empires, and the enduring influence of indigenous cultures.
Amy Perkins, Michigan Geographic Alliance, Saint Joseph, MI