Date Thesis Awarded
Honors Thesis -- Open Access
Bachelors of Arts (BA)
Joseph L. Jones
This thesis explores the relationships and partnerships developing around the First Baptist Church -- Nassau Street Archaeology Project in Colonial Williamsburg. Exploring the defining of "descendant community" and the contributions of tourists through the lens of Erving Goffman's stages and participant frameworks, this project looks at the past, present, and future of this project.
Renshaw, Eleanor S., "Cultivation through Excavation: Performing Community and Partnership in the Historic First Baptist Church Project" (2022). Undergraduate Honors Theses. William & Mary. Paper 1823.
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