Why the Great Dismal Swamp?

The field season begins in less than a week! While we’re busy packing, charging batteries and preparing maps, you can watch this great documentary by award winning filmmaker and fellow AU Phd student Beth Geglia. The film introduces the history of African-Americans in the Great Dismal Swamp.

Landscape of Power: Freedom and Slavery in the Great Dismal Swamp from Beth Geglia on Vimeo.