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Women’s Roles in the Conquest of the Americas

Branch: 
Howell
Age Level: 
Adults
Details
Description: 
Follow the journey of 1,900 peasants recruited by the Spanish Crown in the late 1700s to colonize Patagonia. Dr. Allyson Poska, author of Gendered Crossings: Spanish Settlement and the Conquest of the Americas, brings to life these peasants' gendered experiences and their effects on the Spanish Empire.
Full Schedule
Time: 
Wednesday, March 14, 2018 - 7:00pm to 8:30pm