Friday, 26 October, 2012
"La Conquistadora: A Tale of Two Seas, the Virgin Mary, Muslims, Christians, Jews, and Indians"
Amy Remensnyder, Associate Professor of History, Brown University
Professor Remensnyder's lecture examines the Virgin Mary as a prominent icon of military conquest and spiritual conversion in ways that shaped - and continue to shape - religious, political, and ethnic identity on both sides of the Atlantic.
Reception will follow lecture in the library galleria.
Free and open to the public.
CostFree and open to the public.
Floor 1, Library Auditorium
Knoxville, TN 37996
Event ContactVera P. Broux
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