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Anthropological Genetic History: The Vandals Connection to New Mexican Families (Haplogroup I)

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The Vandals were an East Germanic Tribe that entered the late Roman Empire during the fifth century. The Vandals were divided in two tribal groups, the Silingi and the Hasdingi. In 400 or 401, possibly because of attacks by the Huns, the Vandals, under king Godigisel, along with their allies (the Sarmatian Alans and Germanic Suebians) moved westwards into Roman territory. The connection between certain New Mexican families and the Vandals will be explored. We will watch a short film that will trace the history of this group. We will also discuss which families show the markers that are most identified with this ancient civilization.

Class Details

1 Sessions
Weekly - Fri

Location
CE South Building

Instructor
Angelo Cervantes 

 

Notice

Please read:  UNM Tuition Remission eligible, under Personal Enrichment

Tuition: 

$20.00


Registration Closes On
Friday, November 17, 2017 @ 11:59 PM

Schedule Information

Date(s) Class Days Times Location Instructor(s)
11/17/2017 - 11/17/2017 Weekly - Fri 3:30 PM - 5:30 PM Albuquerque, CE South Building  Map, Room: 220 Angelo Cervantes