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Crossroads State Scholar Talk by Greg Smoaks

Presented by Utah Humanities at Ledges Event Center, Coalville UT

Sep 16 2023
Crossroads State Scholar Talk by Greg Smoaks

Image: Rural Utah at a crossroads, Spanish Fork, 2023. Photo by Trevor Christensen. / Crossroads State Historian Greg Smoak

Historian Greg Smoaks will deliver a lecture on “Rural Utah at a Crossroads.”

Utahns embrace a rural identity despite most of our state’s population being urban and most of its land being public. Join historian Greg Smoak (University of Utah and state scholar for Crossroads), who will discuss the tension between ideals and realities of life in rural Utah as change – past and present – affects its communities.

This event is part of Crossroads: Change in Rural America, a traveling exhibition from the Smithsonian Institution’s Museum on Main Street program that provokes ... view more »


Free Admission

Contact: (801) 359-9670


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Additional time info:

Lecture begins at 11:00am.

Join us for the opening remarks and presentations at 10:00am.

Saturday exhibit hours: 10am-2pm


* Event durations (if noted) are approximate. Please check with the presenting organization or venue to confirm start times and duration.


Ledges Event Center

202 Park Rd, Coalville, UT 84017

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