University of Arizona Campus  •  March 2 - 3, 2019  •  9:30am to 5:30pm
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Richard A. Rogers

Richard Rogers is Professor of Communication Studies and Associate Faculty in Women’s and Gender Studies at Northern Arizona University. A rock art enthusiast, avocational archaeologist and cultural critic, he has explored the rock art and archaeology of the Colorado Plateau and Great Basin for more than 25 years. His research has appeared in numerous journals, including American Indian Rock Art, Communication and Critical/Cultural Studies and Environmental Communication. His new book "Petroglyphs, Pictographs, and Projections," explores the rock art of the region and helps people appreciate it.

Scheduled events:
Petroglyphs and Pictographs: True Rock Art
Richard Rogers will explore the meaning and function of Native American rock art within the cultures that create it, and its role in the contemporary cultural landscape.

Science City - Main Stage (Seats 195)  View this venue on the Festival map
Sun, Mar 3, 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Science / Medicine / Technology
Signing area: Signing Area - Flandrau BookStore (Science City) (following presentation)  View this venue on the Festival map

Panelist: Richard Rogers
Moderator: Kirk Astroth

Petroglyphs, Pictographs, and Projections
Science / Medicine / Technology
U of Utah
June 2018
ISBN 9781607816188
384 pages
$34.95, INSTORE
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"Recent decades have seen an upsurge in visitation to rock art sites, as well as an increase in commercial reproduction of rock art and attempts to understand the meaning and function of that art within the indigenous cultures that produced it. More/less

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