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Marsh Lecture Series - J. Lorand Matory and Priestesses

Apr 7, 2014
11:45 am to 1:15 pm
Davis Center 401 (Silver Maple Room)

"Revolutionary Religion: Priests and Practices of Haitian Vodou" Marie Maude Evans is a Manbo Asogwe, the highest rank of priestess in the Haitian Vodou religion, and directs temples in Jacmel, Haiti and Boston, MA.

"The Gods Are All Around Us: Yoruba Religion in Africa and Beyond" Talabi Adedoyin Faniyi, also Iya Oshun, is Chief Priestess of the Goddess Oshun's Temple in Oshogbo, Nigeria.

Paid public parking availabe in the Jeffords Visitor's Lot.

For ADA accommodations please contact Conference and Event Services in advance of the event at 802-656-5665 or conferences@uvm.edu.

Price: Free
Sponsor: Presidents Ofc

For more information, contact President's Office at 802-656-3186 or renee.bourassa@uvm.edu.

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