Current Research in Tennessee Archaeology, Third Thursday Lecture Series

In 2022 the Tennessee Division of Archaeology initiated a monthly virtual lecture series, taking place on the third Thursday of each month from April through October. The presentations in this series are free, and intended to provide the public with information on recent archaeological research taking place throughout Tennessee.  Information and video links for prior programs are included in the drop-down menu below. If you have questions about the series, please contact State Archaeologist Phil Hodge (

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