UC Berkeley History of Art Department

Events

Departmental Events



Spaces of Cultural Change in Africa and the Atlantic

– 6:30 pm | 3/05/2015


The Mobilities and Materialities of the Early Modern World Townsend Working Group presents:

Spaces of Cultural Change in Africa and the Atlantic

A workshop with presentations by:

Kevin Dawson
Assistant Professor, History Department, UC Merced
“Enslaved Underwater Divers: Challenging Ideas of Race and Slavery from Below”

Cecile Fromont
Assistant Professor, Art History Department, University of Chicago
“The Art of Conversion in the Kingdom of Kongo”

Co-sponsored by the Designated Emphasis in Renaissance and Early Modern Studies