Newberry Seminar on Religion and Culture in the Americas, Friday, March 9, 2018

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The March seminar will focus on 19th and 20th century Urban Protestantism. Barbara Dobschuetz's paper, Fundamentalism and American Urban Culture; Community and Religious Identity in Paul Rader's Chicago, 1915-1937  examines fundamentalism and use of new technology in preaching the gospel. Andrew MacDonald's presentation, In the Evangelical Sense: The Swing Trial and Late Nineteenth Century Urban Protestantism focuses on the impact of David Swing's 1874 trial.

The seminar will take place on Friday, March 9, 2018 from 3:00 to 5:00 p.m. See website for further information.