Chris Fennell presented a keynote talk, entitled “Archaeology and African Diaspora Legacies in the Americas,” at the XVI Congress of the Brazilian Archaeological Society and the XVI Worldwide Congress of the International Union of Prehistoric and Protohistoric Sciences, on September 9, 2011, at the Federal University of Santa Catarina, in Florianopolis, Brazil. He is scheduled to present another invited lecture, entitled “African Diaspora Archaeology and Interdisciplinary Challenges,” on October 13, 2011, to the Graduate University of the Chinese Academy of Science, Beijing, China. Best wishes for clear skies.