Day of the Dead in the USA: the migration and transformation of a cultural phenomenon

Prof. Regina Marchi of Rutgers University will speak about the Day of the Dead. This Latin American holiday fuses pre-Columbian Indigenous traditions and Roman Catholic All Souls' Day and All Saints' Day customs. Come learn about the manifold and unexpected transformations that occur when the tradition is embraced by the US mainstream. A reception will precede the talk.


Thursday, October 26, 2017 at 6:00pm to 7:30pm

Williams Center, S204 ABC
Williams Center, Fredonia, NY 14063

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