Session Information


1: Negotiating Communal Christian Identities: Black Confraternities in Colonial Mexico

Krystle Farman, Graduate Center, City U of New York

2: Writing Art History without Art: Examining the ‘Collections’ of Colonial Lima’s Black Confraternities

Ximena Gomez, U of Michigan, Ann Arbor

3: Native and Black Confraternities in the Fabric of New Granada’s Society

Catalina Ospina, U of Chicago

4: Santa Elena Moves House: Black Confraternities, Self-Governance, and Ecclesiastical Law in Colonial Lima

Marcella Hayes, Harvard U

Related Material: For related material, write to m.a.valerio@wustl.edu after 30 Nov.


Miguel Valerio, Washington U in St. Louis


Daniel Nemser, U of Michigan, Ann Arbor