Conference set on religion and the cities of colonial Peru, March 1-2
Posted February 25, 2002; 04:16 p.m.
The diversity of religious experience in Peru's 16th and 17th-century colonial cities will be explored in a conference on Friday and Saturday, March 1-2. Scholars in fields such as history, anthropology and Latin American studies will gather at the University for the conference, titled "Around the Church: Religion and the City in Colonial Peru."
Sessions will run from 1 to 4:30 p.m. Friday and from 10 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. Saturday in 211 Dickinson Hall. The event is sponsored by the Program in Latin American Studies with assistance from the Shelby Davis Center for Historical Studies , the Department of History and the Center for the Study of Religion . For more information, click here or e-mail David Figueroa-Ortiz .
Contact: Marilyn Marks (609) 258-3601