American University Anth Reading and Reflection Essay


readings from Kathleen Deagan (1973, 1983) portray the archaeological and documentary annals of St. Augustine. Deagan is assiduous in cultivation contiguity, change, and organization, whereby uninterruptedly disunited peoples prepare to merge on cultural, political, and biological levels. What token does Deagan exhibit for the creolization and mestizaje processes of colonial St. Augustine? Give particular examples of these changes, Deagan's token, and her interpretations.