Newberry Seminar on Religion and Culture in the Americas, October 19, 2018

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October 19, 2018
Illinois, United States
Subject Fields: 
Religious Studies and Theology, Diplomacy and International Relations

Religion and Culture in the Americas Seminar


Friday, October 19, 2018 / 3:00pm to 5:00pm / Room B-82

The Newberry Library / 60 West Walton Street / Chicago IL 60610


“What is a Missionary Good For, Anyway?”:

Politics and Foreign Missions at the Turn of the Twentieth Century

Emily Conrot-Krutz, Michigan State University


Sugar without Rum: Religion and the

Rise of Sugarcane Planting in Hawai’i, 1820-1850

Lawrence Kessler, Consortium for History of Science, Technology & Medicine


Respondent: David Daniels, McCormick Theological Seminary


Newberry Scholarly Seminar papers are pre-circulated electronically.

For a copy of the paper, email

Please do not request a paper unless you plan to attend.