University of Vermont

The College of Arts and Sciences

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Not Just a Musical: The Book of Mormon as Text

Sep 26, 2017
7:00 pm to 8:30 pm
Arts Riot 400 Pine St. Burlington, VT 05401

The Book of Mormon inspired controversy even before its first publication in 1830. To believers, it is an ancient Christian scripture,discovered and translated by Joseph Smith, Jr., originally from Vermont, following a divine revelation. Join UVM English professor Elizabeth Fenton for an introduction to The Book of Mormon and a discussion of its (very complicated) structure and plot-lines, as well as its history.