Bethlehem Conference on Moravian History and Music, April 21-24, 2020

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April 21, 2021 to April 24, 2021
Pennsylvania, United States
Subject Fields: 
American History / Studies, German History / Studies, Race / Ethnic Studies, World History / Studies, African History / Studies


This international conference explores the history and music of the Moravians (Herrnhuter, Unitas Fratrum) in a worldwide context from the 15th to 21st centuries.

The keynotes:

  • Jon Sensbach, University of FloridaWhen the Moravians Returned to Georgia: A Forgotten Mission During the American Revolution
  • Jenna Gibbs, Florida International UniversityConversion and Conflict: Christian Ignatius Latrobe Visits South Africa, 1807-1816

This conference is virtual. All panels, performances, roundtables, and interim discussions are available on zoom. Registration, program and links to zoom rooms at:


Contact Info: 

Rev. Dr. Riddick Weber

Associate Professor

Moravian Theological Seminary

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