Mexican Votives across Time and Space
Tuesday, April 2, 4:30–6 pm | 101 McCormick Hall
In conjunction with the exhibition Miracles on the Border an interdisciplinary panel investigates the role of retablos in Mexican art, religion, and migration. With Gabriela Nouzeilles, Emory L. Ford Professor of Spanish; Jessica Delgado, Assistant Professor of Religion; and Pamela Patton, Director of the Index of Medieval Art at Princeton. Moderated by Patricia Fernández-Kelly, Professor of Sociology
Miracles on the Border: Retablos of Mexican Migrants to the United States
Thursday, April 4, 5:30 pm | 10 McCosh Hall
Douglas S. Massey, Princeton’s Henry G. Bryant Professor of Sociology, and Jorge Durand, Professor of Anthropology at the University of Guadalajara, speak about retablos and the experiences of Mexican migrants. Introduced by Patricia Fernández-Kelly, Professor of Sociology. A reception in the Art Museum will follow.
Cosponsored by the Princeton University Migration Lab’s Mellon-Sawyer Seminar Series and the Mexican Migration Project