SPEAKER SERIES: The Slave House Database

May 17, 2018 - 04:00 PM / 06:00 PM

Menokin: 4037 Menokin Road, Warsaw VA 22572

SPEAKER: JOBIE HILL is a licensed architect with over ten years of professional experience. She has graduate degrees in historic preservation (MS) and art history (MA), an Architecture Technical Teaching Certificate, a Bachelor of Architecture and a Bachelor of Science in anthropology. She has earned Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design Accredited Professional (LEED AP) credentials. Since 2011, her research and professional work has focused exclusively on domestic slave buildings. She is engaged in interdisciplinary research examining the dwellings of American slavery, the influence these dwellings had on the lives of their inhabitants, and the preservation of slave history. In 2012 she started an independent project titled “Slave House Database,” as an effort to ensure that slave houses, irreplaceable pieces of history, are not lost forever.

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