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Burack Lecture: IMOJU-MORA: African adoption of New Styles, Techniques and Materials in the Americas - Rowland O. Abiodun

Oct 3, 2017
4:00 pm to 5:30 pm
Davis Center 417/419 (Livak Ballroom)

John C. Newton Professor of the History of Art and Black Studies, Amherst College; author, "Yoruba Art and Language: Seeking the African in African Art"

Imoju-mora is a Yoruba aesthetic canon which explains the survival of African art, religion, and culture in new environments and under the difficult conditions of enslavement in the New World.

Sponsored by the Department of Religion, the Department of Art and Art History, and the Fleming Museum of Art.

Price: Free
Sponsor: Presidents Ofc

For more information, contact Dr. Vicki L. Brennan at 802-656-3901 or vicki.brennan@uvm.edu.

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