[PAST EVENT] Secular Histories, Saintly Returns: Death and Devotion in Modern Turkey

March 22, 2013
3pm
Location
Tyler Hall, Room 102
300 James Blair Dr
Williamsburg, VA 23185Map this location
Keynote speech of the Asian and Middle Eastern Studies (AMES) Senior Student Conference: `Secular Histories, Saintly Returns: Death and Devotion in Modern Turkey` by Prof. Christopher Dole, Amherst College Anthropology.

The talk will explore the efforts of a living female saint in contemporary Turkey to negotiate her authority within a secular political order.
Contact

[[scaciksoz, Salih Aciksoz]]